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Article by Grill
January 23, 2012

How to Get By During Rush

With students returning to school frantic for a good time (we all know Christmas Vacation gets quite boring), the commencement of fraternity rush stomps all over the fun WashU students are supposed to be having at the beginning of a new semester. While the workload is still manageable enough for students to explore hedonistic exploits... MORE »

Picture by dang
January 23, 2012

#RushWeek2012

Disclaimer: The frat you join in no way reflects your sexual orientation. Unless you’re a GDI in which case you are most definitely “a gay.” MORE »

Article by JClassy
December 2, 2011

DO’s and DON’Ts of Sorority Recruitment 2012

Get ready to laugh, cry, and eat your heart out. It’s RECRUITMENT 2012!!! With over 360 PNMs (potential new members) all signed up to come back to WUSTL in early January for rushy rush rush, I thought I could offer up some helpful advice. Listen up Ladies of 2015: DO’s and DON’Ts of RECRUTIMENT 2012... MORE »

Article by shepbb
October 3, 2011

Greeks Eliminate Rush Week: Replaced with Binge Drinking and Smoking Tons of Illegal Drugs Week

The Interfraternity Council, last Wednesday, approved an altered rush week schedule.  “With tensions growing toward the Greek Community, these changes came just in time,” stated Travis Apgar, Associate Dean of Students.   In the past, Rush week traditionally involved daytime open houses known as “smokers,” leaving only enough room in the evening to engage in... MORE »

Article by Piliour
September 14, 2011

Hazed and Confused V: Frat Magic

Our first hazing story of the year! Hooray for fraternity hazing! Oh, wait. Not hooray… Dear Campus Basement:What you are about to hear is disturbing and is not approved for mature audiences. So please, if you’re mature, don’t read this.My hazing started out simply enough, with a *** (frat letters omitted here) tradition: carving a... MORE »

Article by emcorbet
January 27, 2011

With Rush kick-off around the corner, students prepare in various ways

I’m not going outside, at least not on bid day. That’s what it’s called, right? The one with the screaming girls running around campus? Senior Anthony Pantene notes his reluctance to go anywhere near Greek row as this weekend, as Rush kick off starts Friday. “I am SO excited! I just cannot wait to see... MORE »

Article by smalls
January 6, 2011

Rush Week 2011 – Boys Edition

    With the Spring semester rapidly approaching, this means one things for bros at Cornell – rush week is in a little over a week. Even for fraternity brothers like myself it is akin to a week of Christmases, but for the rushees it is even better. In possibly the most glorious week of the... MORE »

Video by FloatYourBoat
December 9, 2010

Rush 2010 | Float Your Boat

It’s rush time, do you have what it takes? MORE »

Article by Piliour
October 8, 2010

Alpha Phi Pledge Class Named Becky

The entire Alpha Phi Pledge class of 2011 is named Becky. Shrieks echoed through Walnut Park as girl after girl yelled, “Wait, NO. WAY! My name is Becky!” followed swiftly by, “OH MY GOD!” “This is, like, totally unprecedented,” said Becky Thurgood, a freshman from Pasadena, California. “I’ve never met so many Beckys before!” “I... MORE »