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SGA update Oct. 2

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
SGA update Oct. 2

​Members of the Student Government Association (SGA) met for the 51st legislative meeting Oct. 2. Belk Gym Renovations ​Associate Vice Chancellor Student Union, Activities and Recreation Jim Hoppa, attended SGA to address the senate regarding Belk Gym, which is currently under construction. Belk Gym will add roughly 16,000 square ft. of fitness space once it […]

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Alpha Chi Omega has arrived

| October 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Alpha Chi Omega has arrived

Alpha Chi Omega is the newest sorority to join UNC Charlotte’s Panhellenic Council. With the founding class recruited, the sorority is looking forward to a great first year on campus. ​The founding process for Alpha Chi Omega began in 2010 when UNC Charlotte Fraternity and Sorority Life opened up for extension. The extension stacked the […]

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Latino Awareness Showcase shines light on Hispanic community

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Latino Awareness Showcase shines light on Hispanic community

On Thursday, Oct. 2, Latino Student Services will host UNC Charlotte’s second annual Latino Awareness Showcase. Held in James H. Barnhardt Student Activity Center, the event will include live music, traditional Latino food, and dance lessons. The main goal of the event is to bring together different Latino organizations on campus for a culture-immersed evening […]

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Delta Zeta holds Painted Turtle Wars to support Gallaudet University

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Delta Zeta holds Painted Turtle Wars to support Gallaudet University

​Delta Zeta is hosting their first philanthropy event of the year, Painted Turtle Wars, Saturday September 20th at Paintball Paradyes. ​The event will be filled with fun, music, and food, shared Delta Zeta Philanthropy Chair, Cecily McClear. Participants will receive 200 paintballs to use to their discretion. Even Delta Zeta’s Executive Board will be joining […]

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Alpha Chi Omega joins Panhellenic Association in Fall 2014

| April 24, 2014 | 1 Comment
Alpha Chi Omega joins Panhellenic Association in Fall 2014

In Fall 2014, Alpha Chi Omega will join the Panhellenic Association at UNC Charlotte. Due to the addition, the Panhellenic Association will grow from six to seven chapters. Courtney Schmidt, assistant director of chapter growth for Alpha Chi Omega, explained that this has been a process over the last three years. “This year we have focused on learning […]

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Vice chancellor of Student Affairs releases statement upon controversial dance during Air Band

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Vice chancellor of Student Affairs releases statement upon controversial dance during Air Band

Arthur Jackson, vice chancellor of Student Affairs, released a statement on April 17 regarding backlash from a performance in Air Band on Friday, April 11. Air Band is an annual competition UNC Charlotte sororities and fraternities come together for to perform a collection of dances with creative themes. Sigma Kappa’s theme “Disney Dancing with the […]

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UNC Charlotte sorority raises awareness for hearing impairment

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
UNC Charlotte sorority raises awareness for hearing impairment

Delta Zeta Sorority will be hosting Learn to Listen week April 6 through April 14. The sorority hopes to educate the campus community on hearing loss and how it can be prevented. “Learn to Listen week is a national program that Delta Zeta puts on. Every college campus and alumnae chapter participates in the week,” […]

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Relay For Life raises money and awareness for cancer research

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Relay For Life raises money and awareness for cancer research

On Friday, Apr. 4, UNC Charlotte will host Relay For Life inside the Barnhardt Student Activity Center at 6 p.m. With 44 teams and nearly 900 participants signed up, almost every major campus organization is taking part in the event. The Relay For Life website explains what a “Relay” event is, “At Relay for Life […]

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Annual Pie a Pi event raises funds for Ronald McDonald House

| March 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Annual Pie a Pi event raises funds for Ronald McDonald House

If you happened to walk past the Belk Tower midday on March 13, 2014, you may have encountered a bit of confusion. Pies were being thrown at girls’ faces, all for fun and for a good cause as Alpha Delta Pi hosted their annual Pie a Pi event, benefitting the Ronald McDonald House. Josie Moll, […]

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UNC Charlotte sorority spreads breast cancer awareness

| February 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
UNC Charlotte sorority spreads breast cancer awareness

After being rescheduled because of the snow storm, Zeta Tau Alpha (ZTA) is hosting a Pink-out from Monday, Feb. 24 through Wednesday, Feb. 26. The Pink-out will kickoff Monday when the sisters turn campus pink with ribbons, chalk and other pink accesories. “We’ll also be setting up our commemoration board,” said Meaghan Shea, Zeta Tau […]

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Dancing interest group works to become sorority Zeta Epsilon Chi

| December 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
Dancing interest group works to become sorority Zeta Epsilon Chi

Zeta Epsilon Chi is a new UNC Charlotte interest group that hopes to become a new sorority by the end of the 2014 spring semester. A group of women are forming the potentially newest UNC Charlotte sorority. Greek Life is one of the biggest organizations on campus with different types of fraternities and sororities for […]

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DZ holds 5K to benefit children with illnesses

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
DZ holds 5K to benefit children with illnesses

By: David Leimer On Friday, Nov. 8 the Kappa Phi chapter of Delta Zeta (DZ) will be hosting their first annual Turtle Trot 5K. The event is held to benefit DZ’s national philanthropy, the Painted Turtle Camp. Check-in will take place from 9 to 10 a.m., with an optional warm-up jog beginning at 9:30. The […]

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