Category: Greek Life

Op-Ed: One Year After Our Son’s Hazing Death

“It is important to talk openly about what has transpired this past year, and over many years, and to remind your children that they are important to you. Tell them to take nothing at face value, be cautious, guard against peer pressure.”

President Barron Releases Letter On Past Year In Penn State Greek Life

The letter outlines progress Penn State has made instituting its new measures and goes on to describe what more he says must be done.

Overheard At Bid Day

Bid day, if nothing else, is an extravaganza of epic proportions, which is why we decided to spend an hour Monday watching the events unfold just for your enjoyment.

Judge Grants Postponement Of Beta Theta Pi Trial

Centre County President Judge Pamela Ruest granted a request from the prosecution to push back any potential trial date in the Beta Theta Pi case involving the death of Tim Piazza until April.

Interfraternity Council Implementing Internal Audit Committee

“We believe this is a necessary step in leading our community into the New Era of Greek life, one characterized by safety, support, and unity.”

Motion For New District Judge In Beta Theta Pi Case Denied

Centre County President Judge Pamela Ruest last week signed an order denying a motion by former District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller seeking different magisterial district judge to handle the preliminary hearing for refiled charges against Beta Theta Pi brothers.

Panhellenic Recruitment Numbers Remain Consistent In Spite Of Changing Greek Life Landscape

Women participating in recruitment started visiting individual chapters at their open houses over the weekend. Bid Day will be held on Monday, January 22.