Why PIKE and AGR were punished differently

Pi Kappa Alpha (PIKE) and Alpha Gamma Rho (AGR) hosted parties last quarter that led to reported sexual assaults and were punished differently due to disparities between the cases and the fraternities’ histories of judicial violations.

Potential changes for housing extend beyond Grand. Ave. project

University President Jeffrey Armstrong expressed the desire to build campus housing for Greek life in the future.

Mustang News, Nov. 20, 2013: Greek chapters investigated after “offensive” party, Cal Poly satellites launched into space

Christina Favuzzi [follow id=”ChristinaFav”] Mustang News anchor Christina Favuzzi covers today’s biggest news at Cal Poly.

Greek life grows with IFC recruitment

The Interfraternity Council’s (IFC) recruitment week wrapped up successfully, Coordinator of Sororities and Fraternities Diego Silva said.

No investigation for sexual assault report

Sean McMinn smcminn@mustangdaily.net When San Luis Obispo police received a call reporting a sexual assault at a fraternity house the weekend before Halloween, they launched an investigation. Seventeen minutes later, the case was closed — the report was labeled: “unfounded.”…

Greek Out!

The Greek community at Cal Poly has decided to wear their letters every Thursday as a show of support. Check out this slideshow of fraternity and sorority spirit on campus, and see what some Greeks have to say about their style.

LGBT making allies

  The Pride Center is working to break down stereotypes that are keeping the queer and greek communities apart, said psychology senior and Pride Center AmeriCorps VIP staff member Brittni Kiick. The Pride Center hosts Ally Training to help bridge…

Geeked on greek? Look before you leap

Rachel stood back and watched as her sorority sisters were forced to take shots with dead goldfish in them, dress up in revealing outfits, fake sexual noises and acts, strip for fraternity guys, participate in drunken swimming relays and get lap dances from fraternity guys.

“There were about 50 girls in my pledge class. We were thrown together not knowing anyone.

Cal Poly hires staff to educate greek life following SAE arrests

Cal Poly will hire two staff members to educate the greek system about the dangers of alcohol and hazing following the arrests made in connection with the death and hazing of fraternity pledge Carson Starkey.

Greeks don gloves for a good cause in fight night

Cal Poly’s Fraternity Fight Night this Sunday will raise money for Sigma Phi Epsilon brother and Cal Poly student John Murphy who was severely injured last July.