“Though this idea of ‘Panhel love’ seems lovely in principle, its real-life application is far from the idea of ‘women supporting women.’”
Greek life is a large activity here, but it’s not always for everyone. There are quite a few people who choose to not participate, but how are they supposed to feel while their friends are all in Greek life and they are not?
From March 21-March 25, Butler University Panhellenic Association hosted Women’s Empowerment Week. Graphic by Haley Morkert. FRANCIE WILSON | DIGITAL MANAGING EDITOR | firstname.lastname@example.org As women in Greek life, we so often toss around the phrase “empowered women empower women.” Fancy shirts, banners and recruitment week mantras all reinforce the motto we have accepted as…
Expectations for the respective processes of fraternities and sororities during recruitment are consistently inconsistent, leading to frustration among some members of the Greek community.
Let’s face it: Greek life prioritizes men, and there are a plethora of double standards to prove it.
After a peak in the number of students joining Greek houses in 2017, this year’s numbers return to reflect those of 2016.