Joining a fraternity or sorority can be a great thing for a college kid. Here's everything a parent needs to know about the pros, cons and essential details of Greek life. In short, Greek Life 101 for Parents.
As a parent, you hear about rush, the Greek houses and the sometimes notorious parties. But there's a lot more to Greek life. Here's the lowdown on the benefits and advantages of fraternity or sorority life, including a few you've probably never thought about - and one you'll hope you never need.
Fraternities, sororities and sports teams are wonderful additions to campus life, and initiations can be lovely, meaningful ceremonies. But hazing demeans, degrades and hurts people. If your child is contemplating joining a group that might use hazing - or if you suspect he is already participating in questionable rituals - here are six steps he can take to protect himself.