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Greek life faces recruitment challenges thanks to pandemic and virtual setting

Sororities and fraternities’ spring recruitment numbers were significantly lower than last year due to the virtual setting as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic this past February.

Black fraternity Iota Phi Theta to launch at ULV

Three years ago Sigma Gamma Rho became the first historically black sorority with a chapter on campus. Soon Iota Phi Theta will likely be the University’s first historically black fraternity. 

Sigma Gamma Rho gains members

The Campus Center Ballroom was alive last Thursday as Sigma Gamma Rho sorority hosted its fourth neophyte presentation since being chartered on campus in 2016.

Commentary: Increased security reflects anti-black bias

On March 15, three police cars arrived at Sneaky Park after a new member presentation from historically black sorority Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. Shortly before, music was playing and people were mingling. Two Campus Safety officers pulled up soon after, reporting that the police were responding to a noise complaint. 

Sigma Gamma Rho steps into ULV

The latest members of the first traditionally African American sorority at the University of La Verne, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., stepped onto the University of La Verne Greek life scene Thursday night in Sneaky Park.

Black sorority is new chapter in LV experience

Greek life at La Verne is different than the expectations set by the media, and some other universities – partly because La Verne is a relatively small university.

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