The Daily Eastern News

Meet the Geeks introduction event seeks greek unity, student involvement

Meet the Geeks introduction event seeks greek unity, student involvement

Jakira Smith, Contributing Writer

September 10, 2017

Showing unity was the common goal for greek organizations from the National Pan-Hellenic Council Friday as they gave students a glimpse of their organization during “Meet the Greeks.” The NPHC is a council of African-American Greek organizations and “Meet the Greeks” is a step show that allows...

Greek chapters still working on unity

Ariel Anderson, Contributing Writer

February 26, 2017

Though individual Greek chapters strive for unity, some say there is still work to be done when bringing Greek life together as a whole. Currently at Eastern, there are six National Pan-Hellenic fraternities and sororities, which are historically black. There are nine Panhellenic sororities and...

Greek organizations stroll through McAfee

Gabby Bersamin | The Daily Eastern News A group of Delta Sigma Thetas stroll during Meet the Greeks Friday in McAfee Gym.

Janet Pernell, Multicultural Reporter

September 11, 2016

  Six Greek organizations strolled, stepped and shimmied through McAfee Gym as students sang and danced with them in the stands Friday. Since it was going to rain, students initially met on the Doudna Steps for the show, but Greek members asked the students to move to McAfee. The...

Step show to return for 26th year

Janet Pernell, Multicultural Reporter

September 7, 2016

  Students can see stomping, strolling and clapping at the Meet the Greeks Step Show 5:30 p.m. Friday in front of the Doudna Steps. In case of rain, the show is scheduled to be in the McAfee Gym. Meet the Greeks is an annual step show that takes place at Eastern every year around recruitment...

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