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Posted on: 08/04/23

Written by: Brian

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College is a time for exploration, growth, and making lifelong memories. And for some students, that means going Greek. But what exactly is it about Greek life that persuades college students to don those letters and dive headfirst into a world of secret handshakes and toga parties? Is it the allure of brotherhood and sisterhood? One of the main factors that persuade college students to join Greek life is the promise of brotherhood and sisterhood. It's a chance to form deep connections with like-minded individuals who will have your back through thick and thin. Plus, who doesn't want a built-in...

Posted on: 07/26/23

Written by: Brian

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So, you've decided to take the plunge and rush a Greek sorority. Bravo! You're about to embark on an exciting journey filled with sisterhood, lifelong friendships, and unforgettable memories. But let's face it, the rush process can be a little overwhelming. Don't fret! We've got your back with some quirky and fun tips to help you navigate through the sorority rush like a pro. 1. Be Yourself, Unless You're a Unicorn Authenticity is key, but let's be real, not everyone is a unicorn. Embrace your unique qualities and let your personality shine. Show them what makes you special, whether it's...

Posted on: 04/19/23

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As much as seniors love to avoid the big “g” word (graduation), it is an ever looming deadline. Something that happens to most, if not all, seniors is senioritis. It is so tempting to take a load off, want to ditch class and homework, and essentially clock out. Instead of tapping out, consider all the things you can be doing to prepare yourself for life after graduation. If you are in Greek life, avoid the senior slump by varying your interests. While you’re stepping back from the responsibilities of your Greek organization, take the time to work on you. Build...

Posted on: 03/22/22

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You just went through your chapter's new member process, filled with traditions that go back decades of your chapter's history. After a time-consuming period of time, you are in! Your big presented you your first pair of letters, and you come back to reality. The first question you ask yourself once you are in is, what now?  Shop Greek Lettered Apparel You're big presented you your first pair of letters, which may be your most important pair. But now that you are in, enjoy it! Make sure you share your wardrobe nice with various types of Greek life apparel like...

Posted on: 02/24/22

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One of the bigger trends within Greek life circles around the world are the exchange process of paddles. Whether they are made for big/little paddle exchange or pledge class paddles, they hold a very long and lasting tradition within some Greek life organizations. The goal is to create the best looking paddle that best suits your particular event within your organization. Here are some tips and tricks to help you create the best paddle possible! Big/Little Paddles One of the oldest, yet more remarkable yearly traditions within greek life organizations is the big/little paddle exchange. How this tradition works typically...

Posted on: 02/18/22

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Big/Little is one the most important events of the semester for Greek Life organizations. For the little, it is one of the first signs of being close to the finish line. Being embraced by their big brother/sister for the first time, the check point in the journey much more worth it. As for the big, it is a very remarkable step in their time being in Greek life during college. Adding onto their family legacy, and welcoming a little part of them a bit more closer into the organization completely. Figuring out what to buy for big/little is a task...

Posted on: 02/04/22

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One thing for certain that excites members during bid day is the unique themes that come along with it. Coming up with themes for bid day can be a daunting task for whoever is in charge of it, which is typically an executive board member or head of recruitment. You need to make sure that the theme is unique and helps you and your organization stand out. You need to make sure everything is spot on, from deciding what apparel to get such as short-sleeves, long-sleeves, hoodies, crewnecks, polos, tanks, hats, accessories; to making sure the theme is up to current...

Posted on: 01/27/22

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For most, spring semester is in full effect. And for most organization's, it is probably one of the more important times of the year, Spring Rush. For many organization's, spring rush is the most critical time the year. Since essentially the future of their organization is on the line, since most freshmen tend to rush in the spring. It is so important to make a great impression on potential new members, aka PNMs. Even though they are looking to sell themselves on you, you also need to sell your organization to them, more so for the PNMs who are keeping...

Posted on: 01/23/22

Written by: Customer

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Do you have a specific idea in mind that you would want to center your organization's spring recruitment shirts and apparel around? Let us help you! Here at Something Greek, we take pride in what we do, especially when it comes to making group orders for recruitment season! It may be a stressful for some, but remember that it doesn't hurt to just keep it simple.  Custom Greek Recruitment T-Shirts One of the more important things to keep in mind during recruitment season, is to show the potential new members of your organization how prideful and how much gratitude each...

Posted on: 01/14/22

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The COVID-19 pandemic has had a long and effective affect on the normal lives we were once use to. Having to adjust to this new way of life has been a daunting task for everyone, especially Greek life. With many schools either enforcing very strong restrictions, or just removing Greek life from campus in general, The normal way of life we have once known from Greek life is much different. With the recent spike of COVID-19 cases soaring throughout the country this current winter, some schools are requiring, once agin, a virtual spring recruitment season. While this is certainly out...
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