With yet another new fraternity on campus, competition was fierce between the ten chapters. Kappa Sigma welcomed 27 new members to their fraternity, the largest amount of all the fraternities on campus. The newest fraternity on campus, Alpha Sigma Phi, added 13 fresh faces. Phi Delta Theta also gained 13 new pledges. Sigma Nu, who also won the University Cup for the second year in a row, added 20 new members to their fraternity. Sigma Chi, back for the first recruitment in a year, gained 18 pledges. Phi Kappa Tau gained 8 new members, Gamma Zeta Alpha welcomed 4, Pi...

Chico State - Greek Week 2010 - Talent Show

Dancing and acting and musicians, oh my! Talent was abundant at the final event of 2010 Chico State Greek Week, the Talent Show. Each fraternity/sorority prepared skits, dance routines, and performed with lives instruments demonstrating the amount of diverse talent present in their chapters. Each team battled for the awards of best choreography, most creative, best use of theme, and overall talent. The winners for Best Use of Theme were Phi Delta Theta and Alpha Gamma Delta, both members of the purple team, whose theme was Toy Story. Alpha Gamma Delta utilized Randy Newman’s song “You’ve Got a Friend in...

Greek Week 2010 - Blood Drive - Gamma Phi Beta Giving Blood

The event for Greek week on Monday and Tuesday was the blood drive competition, hosted by BloodSource.  I was skeptical about this event at first because many people have fears of donating, but the turn out was awesome! I was one of the first people in the door, number 19 to be exact, and by the time I left 30 minutes later, they were calling number 108. The blood drive was in the BMU auditorium (as usual) but this year was different. The floor was filled with Greeks wearing their power letters, both as workers for the event and as...

Greek Week 2010 Kick Off Party - With our intern Dominique, and one of our Models Camille - Alpha Gamma Delta, Gamma Phi Beta

Greek week has finally begun and it started with a fantastic kickoff party at 33 Steaks, Booze, and Jazz. The venue was a great choice for this event and it helped set the entire mood for Greek week. One of the best things about greek week that 4 Greeks tries to emphasize is relationships between the different chapters at a college. Greek week is the one time where all of the chapters put their differences aside for friendly competition and team work. Many non-greeks seem to believe that there are rivalries and hatred amongst the fraternities and sororities but being...