Tag Archives: NPHC

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

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Random Thought thanks to my thesis advisor

So I had a meeting with my thesis advisor today. We were talking about, go figure, my thesis. My topic, for those who don’t know, is racial diversity awareness within the Interfraternity Council at a large southern school. IFC communities … Continue reading

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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

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After I posted about the satirical article in my “Take Some Time…” post, this story came about on Huffington post. Student Government was working on legislation to require the integration of white sororities. This particular topic is of certain interest … Continue reading

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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

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Ritual Review

So, for those unaware in the FSL community, I would like to let you know about some upcoming events. One, which you should know about for this coming Monday (March 3rd, 2014) is NPC’s International Badge Day. ┬áIt is a … Continue reading

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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

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Take some time…

So I read an article that a friend posted on facebook recently about abolishing Cultural Councils in the Greek world. It is an interesting thing to read and consider. I couldn’t decide if I was outraged or agreed at first. … Continue reading

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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

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Time to Brag…

…on my students! I wanted to share some awesome stuff that the NPHC students here at Texas Tech are doing, particularly the brothers of Alpha Phi Alpha and the NAACP. Tech community celebrates civil rights leader It is awesome to … Continue reading

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