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Every year Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI) hosts a massive in-person Pig Dinner for its undergraduate brothers and alumni. The fraternity bonds with each other by dressing up, having a wonderful dinner, and discussing the successes of the chapter. Due to…
Created By: John Puksta; Contributed By: John Puksta
Date: 5/17/2020

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This recording is an oral history of a current junior in Phi Kappa Theta (KAP) at WPI. He serves on their executive board and overlooks the rush committee and membership development chair. This recording discusses KAP's hardships that they have faced…
Created By: John Puksta; Contributed By: John Puksta
Date: 5/7/21

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The fraternity advisor of the Pi Iota chapter of Phi Gamma Delta at WPI discusses his role as an advisor to a fraternity during Covid-19. He describes the fraternity's approach to rush, adapting events, reaching out to graduate brothers,…
Created By: John Puksta; Contributed By: John Puksta
Date: 5/7/21

Brothers of the Pi Iota chapter of Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI) challenged each other to eat hot habanero peppers to raise money for ALS. Due to covid-19 restrictions, the brothers decided to make this event virtual and host it inside the FIJI house. It…
Created By: Joseph Martin; Contributed By: Joseph Martin
Date: 4/18/21

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Brothers of Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE) created an igloo for a challenge that some fraternities, such as Alpha Chi Rho (CRO) were participating in. SAE brothers can be seen outside and inside their igloo. They are seen to be following social distancing…
Created By: Josh Martin; Contributed By: Josh Martin
Date: 2/4/21

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Brothers of Sigma Phi Epsilon (SigEp) participated in their annual philanthropy event for St. Baldrick's Foundation. The brothers volunteered themselves to get funny haircuts based on certain donations made to their philanthropic effort. Due to…
Created By: Matthew O'Donnel; Contributed By: Matthew O'Donnel
Date: 3/21/21

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Brothers of Lambda Chi Alpha (LCA) hosted a car smash event for their spring rush. This is a rush event for many fraternities at WPI and has happened for many years. This year, LCA had to enforce proper mask wearing and guest limitations due to WPI's…
Created By: Will Donovan; Contributed By: Will Donovan
Date: 4/16/21

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Brothers of Lambda Chi Alpha (LCA) compiled funny videos of themselves to make a spring rush video for potential new members. Rush is a period where non-affiliated people can check out fraternities and see if they are a good fit for them. WPI hosts…
Created By: WIll Donovan; Contributed By: WIll Donovan
Date: 4/12/21

(1) Fraternities Drinking and Hanging Out _ WPI.pdf
Unnamed fraternities at WPI were mentioned in a reddit post on the official WPI reddit page. The fraternities were accused of drinking alcohol on their balconies. This post was made these claims with no real evidence. It shows how fraternities are…
Created By: WPI Redditor; Contributed By: WPI Redditor
Date: 3/9/21

(1) COVID & Fraternity Stigma _ WPI.pdf
A user on the WPI Reddit made a post about how fraternities and sororities at WPI are constantly and wrongfully blamed for the entirety of Covid at WPI. This post stems as a response to multiple posts on this subreddit that shame and blame…
Created By: WPI Redditor; Contributed By: WPI Redditor
Date: 11/23/2020

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