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News Briefs 2/22: Engineering Week, Greek Week

Engineering Week The University of Miami Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers kicked off Engineering Week with the U-Hack 24-hour Hackathon that ran from Saturday...

Chi Omega holds lip-sync battle to benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation

Members of 10 fraternities wore outrageous costumes, choreographed dances and attempted to twerk while participating in a lip-syncing contest Tuesday night on the Lakeside...

Dodging Diabetes tournament raises funds for Type 1 diabetes research

https://youtu.be/5efjX0zj3Gc Sixteen teams and 80 players participated in Delta Epsilon Psi (DEP)’s annual Dodging Diabetes fundraiser at the Herbert Wellness Center to raise money for...

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...

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...

Four fraternities under investigation, issued cease operation orders

Four fraternities at the University of Miami- Sigma Chi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Zeta Beta Tau and Alpha Sigma Phi- were issued cease operations orders on...

Greek life members balance organization responsibilities, classes

The college workload alone can be tough enough to handle, and becoming a member of a sorority or fraternity adds even more responsibilities, such...

SAE scandal opens discussion on lack of Greek diversity

A video depicting brothers of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity (SAE) at the University of Oklahoma singing a racist chant on a charter bus went...

Kappa Kappa Gamma suspension decision reversed

The decision to suspend the University of Miami chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity for two years was reversed Wednesday, according to a prepared...

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...

Pike’s return may prompt housing debate

An official Pi Kappa Alpha (Pike) fraternity house was under construction while the group was suspended for violating university standards in 2013. Located on 5800...

Pike fraternity’s unauthorized activity uncovered

Rumors that the Pi Kappa Alpha (Pike) chapter at the University of Miami operates as an underground fraternity were confirmed by an email from...