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Southern Miss Greek life held its 2018 sorority bid day.

Searching for sisterhood: Bid Day 2018

Marissa Haas and Marissa Haas | September 12, 2018

On Sunday, Sept. 9, more than 300 freshmen, sophomore and junior girls finally ran from the Payne Center to one of eight sororities on the Hattiesburg Southern Miss campus. Originally, Big Day was scheduled...

Alpha Chi Omega hosts Red Carnation Gala

Alpha Chi Omega hosts Red Carnation Gala

Kaitlyn Watkins and Kaitlyn Watkins | April 18, 2018

Alpha Chi Omega at The University of Southern Mississippi will host its second annual Red Carnation Gala on April 20, 2018. The Kappa Sigma Chapter of Alpha Chi Omega is proud to support the local Domestic...

This years EagleTHON was a huge success amongst students.
Photo: Hannah Beaver

EagleThon raises money for Blair E. Batson

Amelia Strahan and Amelia Strahan | February 20, 2018

The EagleThon dance marathon raised $17,173.01 on Feb. 16 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Twelve Southern Miss organizations and 179 participants came together for the second year in a row...

Alpha Chi Omega raises domestic violence awareness

Alpha Chi Omega raises domestic violence awareness

Vivian O'Neal and Vivian O'Neal | February 6, 2018

On Feb. 14, Alpha Chi Omega sorority will be kicking off its annual “Healthy Relationships Week,” which lasts until Feb. 16. The women of Alpha Chi Omega will be tabling outside in Shoemaker Square...

Harvard sorority girls ask that you #HearHerHarvard

Harvard sorority girls ask that you #HearHerHarvard

Lanie Leach and Lanie Leach | January 30, 2018

On Jan. 23, I was scrolling through Instagram and noticed many sorority girls were posting pictures with their sisters with the hashtags “#hearherharvard” and “#withoutmysorority.” These posts...

Chi Omega raises $55,000 for Make-a-Wish

Chi Omega raises $55,000 for Make-a-Wish

Hiba Tahir and Hiba Tahir | November 28, 2017

Chi Omega raised over $55,000 during its 66th annual Songfest philanthropy event on Friday, Nov. 17 in the Reed Green Coliseum. The event featured musical performances, competitions and a silent auction....

Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity returns to Southern Miss

Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity returns to Southern Miss

Kera Whiteaker and Kera Whiteaker | November 14, 2017

The Delta Mu chapter of Pi Kappa Alpha plans to return to The University of Southern Mississippi and leave their former reputation behind. The IFC fraternity was removed from campus after a hazing incident...

Sigma Phi Epsilon spices things up with Chili Cook-off

Sigma Phi Epsilon spices things up with Chili Cook-off

Crystal Tolible and Crystal Tolible | November 14, 2017

USM’s Sigma Phi Epsilon held their 12th annual Chili Cook-off at The Pete Taylor stadium. All proceeds from the cook off benefit Hattiesburg’s own Extra Table and The USM Eagle’s Nest. For five dollars,...

Phi Mu hosts annual BonnaMU festival

Phi Mu hosts annual BonnaMU festival

Sierra Wood and Sierra Wood | September 26, 2017

On Saturday, Sept. 24, The University of Southern Mississippi’s Alpha Omicron Chapter of Phi Mu hosted their annual philanthropy event, BonnaMU. The event receives its name from the popular arts and...

What to wear: sorority recruitment guidelines

What to wear: sorority recruitment guidelines

Kera Whiteaker and Kera Whiteaker | August 15, 2017

College Panhellenic Council Formal Recruitment starts on Thursday and more than 400 collegiate women will go through the process of joining a sorority on Aug. 22. CPC has pushed for introducing a more...

Sororities should update the ‘No B’s’ rule

Sororities should update the ‘No B’s’ rule

Kaitlyn Watkins and Kaitlyn Watkins | April 23, 2017

Boys, booze and bars – these are the big three vices that sororities prohibit at certain times. The restriction is known as “no b’s.” Depending on the chapter, sororities enforce a specified...

Hannah Haulsee

USM senior chosen to represent Delta Gamma sorority

Kaitlyn Watkins and Kaitlyn Watkins | April 19, 2017

University of Southern Mississippi senior pyschology major Hannah Haulsee was recently chosen from a competitive pool of applicants to serve on the 2017 - 2018 Collegiate Development Consultant (CDC) team...

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