Tag Archives: Fraternity Life

What I should have said…

So if you read my last post, you may have felt the animosity pouring off of me. While the feelings still remain, I just read Vice President Joe Biden’s response and was reminded of how eloquently words could be used. … Continue reading

Posted in Fraternity and Sorority Life, Our World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Social Justice and FSL

For those who have perused my blog, you may have noticed two particular themes which seem to appear time and again: Social Justice and Fraternity and Sorority Life. These are two areas that have become rather important to me personally. … Continue reading

Posted in Fraternity and Sorority Life, Our World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Re-thinking FSL Leadership

Ok, I know I have not been the most active person on here in recent weeks…or months. I apologize to all for that. I have been off on a new adventure in Arizona after finishing Grad School. That said, a … Continue reading

Posted in Fraternity and Sorority Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stop being “Right”

I have recently been reading a book called Mistakes Were Made (But not by me). It is a great read about the social psychology of cognitive dissonance and how we justify our mistakes, even in the face of overwhelming facts … Continue reading

Posted in Fraternity and Sorority Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A New Perspective

I was recently placed in charge of launching and developing content for our new Fraternity and Sorority Life Blog. It has been a rather interesting experience for me personally for a few different reasons. On of the joys of writing … Continue reading

Posted in Fraternity and Sorority Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

To be a Brother…

So I was thinking about this point today. I’ve done a lot of post on what it means to be a part of Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) and disproving myths such as “Buying Friends” but there is a more … Continue reading

Posted in Fraternity and Sorority Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Essential Reading**

So I’ve been doing a lot of reading lately, attempting to familiarize myself with the literature associated with Fraternity and Sorority Life, including works from Lawrence Ross, Walter Kimbrough, Rupert Nacoste, and many many more. That and a recent post … Continue reading

Posted in Fraternity and Sorority Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

These are some thoughts for my own sanity…

Sometimes you see things that really make your job look like an uphill battle…like this: Fraternity Suspended for MLJK Party As a professional who works with these orgs and who hopes to continue working with these orgs, there is an … Continue reading

Posted in Fraternity and Sorority Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

To be Greek…

To be Greek…to truly and genuinely be a brother or sister of a Greek Letter organization…it means a whole heck of a lot more than most people ever let on. It broke my heart today. We held a Leadership Retreat … Continue reading

Posted in Fraternity and Sorority Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Garfield and Greek Life

**From my Tumblr** http://chriwatt.tumblr.com/ So I have been reading Garfield comic strips lately (he is great, isn’t he?) and it really got me thinking…why does he remind me so much of FSL Students?  Why on earth would a stubby little … Continue reading

Posted in Fraternity and Sorority Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment