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Greek organizations have conducted business virtually this year, leaving their facilities empty. However, strides to scratch their social itch have chastised them completely.

Greek Life In Ruins

Claire Minter February 3, 2021

Five out of six Wofford fraternities suspended after holding weekend parties Five out of six Interfraternity Council (IFC) organizations at Wofford have been suspended indefinitely. With an outbreak...

All Together Now

All Together Now

Katherine Waters March 7, 2017
Wofford holds fraternity and sorority recruitments on the same weekend for the first spring recruitment
Spring recruitment and campus culture

Spring recruitment and campus culture

Sheridan Kate Murray December 6, 2016
Differing opinions

Lease agreement controversy continues, Greek fraternities seek legal counsel

Anna Aguillard May 10, 2016

Last Friday, May 6, a letter was sent to Wofford’s Board of Trustees concerning the controversial Greek Village lease agreements. The letter was written by Nelson Mullins attorney and alumnus Mathew...

“Who knows when we will finish? We don’t even know exactly when we’ll be done,” says construction worker Jack Russell on the new Greek Village.

Greek Village tell-all

Contributing Writer April 12, 2016

By: Steal Myth, Contributing Writer Since plans for the new Greek Row were laid out, progress has been tremendously swift. The students during the first semester of the 2015/16 academic year were able...

Greek Week

Greek Week

Contributing Writer March 22, 2016

By: Ellis Distefano, Contributing Writer It’s March and there are many things to focus on, such as the NCAA tournament, Women’s History Month and St. Patrick’s Day. However, for Greek Life on Wofford’s...

Sisters of Kappa Alpha Theta pose in the first night of spring recruitment 2016

Spring recruitment reactions

Contributing Writer March 8, 2016

By: Brie White, Staff Writer It is no secret that sorority recruitment ran a little differently this year. Whilst traditionally recruitment occurs in the fall, this year, a year of transition, had two...

Freshmen Kendall Hinson, Elena Helmers-Wegman, Katie Littleton and Morgan Schrader Ring in the New Bids during the formal bid day ceremony in Leonard Auditorium.

Wofford holds first annual spring recruitment

Anna Aguillard February 23, 2016

By: Anna Aguillard, Senior Writer Over the weekend of Feb. 12, Wofford Greek organizations held their first-ever formal recruitment - in the spring. Although the houses are yet to be finished (the projected...

A live stream of Greek Village construction can be found on Wofford’s website, under “Construction Updates.”

Greek row update

Anna Aguillard February 9, 2016

By: Anna Aguillard, Senior Writer Students returning to campus for the spring semester are ready for the row to be built.  Over interim, construction crews made noticeable progress despite the winter...

No Bid Day would be complete without a selfie. Photo Credit to Mark Olencki.

“The Heat is On”

Contributing Writer February 9, 2016

By: Ellis Distefano, Contributing Writer Recruitment 2016 has officially begun. This recruitment campaign as with every campaign brings about new challenges, setbacks and hardships. The turbulence among...

Misunderstandings between the student body and the administration have led to conflict over recruitment and the celebration colloquially known as Boys Bid Day.

Boys Bid Day

Essence Buckman October 6, 2015

By: Essence Buckman, Staff Writer During the fall semester of the 2014-2015 school year, the activities surrounding Greek bids were associated with Fountain Fest during Fall Weekend (sponsored by Wofford...

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