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Theta Chi Fraternity may reestablish UM chapter

The University of Miami could welcome a new fraternity to its campus if freshman Brandon Zaldivar gets his wish. Zaldivar posted a message onto the...

Frats continue to party despite Covid-19

“I was at Sig Chi...People literally had to like squeeze on top of each other to walk by,” said an anonymous student. This student is one of multiple who have described parties hosted by fraternities across Miami on a weekly basis.

Greek and gay: bridging the gap

  Kayle Edwards loves her sorority, Chi Omega. She also identifies as lesbian. The meeting point of her two identities – and the tension sometimes...

Fraternity implements alternative initiation process

The eight to 10-week pledge period for aspiring members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE) Fraternity was cut short. The UM chapter initiated members Wednesday,...

Rumors plague sorority house concerns

The question of having sorority houses at UM is one that has been answered with many rumors throughout the years. The most salacious of these...

Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity suspended from campus

Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity, also known as Pike, has been suspended from campus for four years. The national headquarters for the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity...

Kappa Kappa Gamma suspended

The University of Miami chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity was suspended for two years Saturday, effective May 2015. The Delta Kappa chapter had found...

Another weekend, another party. Yet, no suspensions from administration and few...

“The administration knows what we are doing and they just don’t care:" Greek Life keeps partying, some faculty become frustrated with lack of discipline.

Pike house construction continues despite chapter suspension

The Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity’s (Pike) house is still being constructed, despite the chapter’s suspension from campus at a minimum of four years. The...

UPDATED: Fraternities issued cease operations orders

UPDATED Oct. 5, 2015: The University of Miami chapters of the Sigma Chi, Zeta Beta Tau and Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternities were sanctioned following the conclusion...

Zeta Tau Alpha lights up Cobb fountain with Frenk, Knaul

Jessica Schwartz, a junior in Frost, led the ceremony to a close with her rendition of "Fight Song" by Rachel Platten, which she...

Sig Chi suspended, Pike on probation following Covid-19 violations

Looks like the party is over. The punishments for Sigma Chi and Pi Kappa Alpha are the first reported punishments for fraternities at UM in violation of the university's Covid-19 protocols barring parties of any kind.