Greek Life members collaborate for ‘Fraternity Spring Cleanup’

(Courtesy of Mark Schmidt)

A similar event is planned following “Blarney Blowout,” as fraternity members aim to strengthen their relationship with the Amherst community.

The dual nature of fraternities on campus

Collegian File Photo

John Zawawi details his first experience at a UMass frat party and how he came to understand the role of fraternities on campus.

Sunday street cleanup promotes relationship between fraternities and Amherst

(Kerry O'Connor/Daily Collegian)

New initiative by the Interfraternity Council aims to clean up streets of Amherst and eliminate stereotypes about fraternities.

Males pledge against ‘violence against women’ in White Ribbon Campaign event

For the first time, the annual White Ribbon Campaign event to collect pledges against violence against women was held in the Student Union Ballroom this past Wednesday.

UMass fraternities no longer characterized with ‘Zoomass’ party image

Following the destruction of North Pleasant Street’s “Frat Row” six years ago, members of the community as well as fraternity members are saying that the party image is no longer relevant to University fraternities.

Something Greek

Karen Podorefksy clears up misconceptions about Greek life at UMass and highlights some of the benefits of joining a fraternity or sorority.

Lending a helping hand, one dance step at a time

Fraternities and sororities took part in a dance-a-thon fundraiser yesterday for the Children’s Miracle Network.