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I Am In a Sorority

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    Don't Knock It.

    It's definately not what you see on TV. Everyone is NOT sleezy, everyone does NOT get drunk every day (or every weekend for that matter), everyone does NOT engage in backstabbing, gossiping or cattiness. We are NOT stupid and most of all we do NOT haze. So many people have this...
    Xininah Xininah 18-21, F Feb 10, 2009

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    Love It

    Joining a sorority was one of the best choices I've ever made in my life. I met a group of amazing women that never cease to amaze me. Not a single sister would hesitate to help out another sister. They are the best support system. On top of this there is the social life. We...
    LiveIt28 LiveIt28 18-21, F Jun 6, 2013

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    Yep.

    i served as various chairs, and as treasurer and president. i even lived in the sorority house for a year. ta da!
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 5 Responses Feb 12, 2008

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    Why I Love My Sorority

    Everyone says that sororities are for blonde, rich, bimbos. Or that all sororities do is party. Well all I've got to say is that my sorority which is Kappa Delta Chi is not like all the stereotypes...its different. Their a community service based sorority who don't spend money...
    ashley2517 ashley2517 22-25, F Jul 25, 2013

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    Horrible Experienced Led Me To Where I Was Meant To Be!

    Last January I was contacted by a member of a local sorority who convinced me to join. At first I was really excited, I had always wanted to join a sorority, but hadn't ever known how. I wanted to find a place where I belonged and make life long friendships with girls I loved...
    DarkVyxen88 DarkVyxen88 22-25, F Dec 29, 2012

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    A Positive Experience

    During my freshman year I pledged Tri Delta. The whole experience was so positive. The girls were welcoming to all who rushed. There was no negativity.It was really like becoming part of a family. I can only hope that all other girls have a similar experience.
    LoveGracie LoveGracie 18-21, F Oct 6, 2011

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    Two weeks ago, we took on a new pledge class.

    We chose our littles on Bid Day but they did not know who their big was until two days ago. I took on two littles. One who I knew was going to get through everything and not necessarily need a lot of help. The other one is a girl who I was her Rho Chi through Recruitment. She...
    Armyfiancee1218 Armyfiancee1218 18-21, F Oct 19, 2014

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    It is one of the best decisions I have ever

    made. It gives me so many opportunities for leadership and involvement as I serve on our chapter executive council and it gives me a network of phenomenal sisters all across the United States
    LaurenAshleyJ LaurenAshleyJ 22-25, F Mar 11, 2014

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    I Love My Sorority, But

    unfortunately, this year hasn't been the greatest. I had gotten my big last fall semester and I am totally in love with her. She was the best person for me and we bonded so quickly at the start of my pledging process. Around the time I found out who my big was, she had told me...
    seerose seerose 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 12, 2012

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    Simply Sisters

    I never thought I would join a sorority in college. In high school most of my friends were guys. I didn't really like the whole super-drama that came with having friends who were girls. I also don't act like a girl most of the time. When I actually arrived at college, I found...
    Armyfiancee1218 Armyfiancee1218 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 24, 2013

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    Hey all!! My sorority is in a bit of a crisis

    right now and we really need your help! We are a small, local sorority called Tau Delta at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio. A few years ago, the active chapter decided to stop paying the rent on our house to the university. Over the past couple years, we have been...
    Armyfiancee1218 Armyfiancee1218 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 21, 2014

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    Definitely Not Stereotypical.

    The best thing about being in a sorority is that every individual's story gives a different view of what it's really like.  I, personally, don't give a **** about my hair most days.  I don't wear make-up, I don't have preppy clothes, and I weigh 195lbs.  My...
    felinethespian felinethespian 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 4, 2009

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    Be The Change You Wish To See

    ..this is a motto I absolutely believe in. I may have had a crappy big who disaffiliated, but this let me get extremely close to my little. I have created a bond with her that I never had with my big - probably never would have. When I first got her, we didn't spend too much...
    seerose seerose 22-25, F Nov 18, 2012

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    Don't Lose Hope

    I know when i first thought about joining a sorority all i could think about was the pearls the stuck up girls and all the other stereotypes of what a sorority girl is. I finally found the sorority for me which was Gamma Sigma Sigma National Service Sorority. Even though we do...
    KCard4 KCard4 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 9, 2009

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    Kappa Delta

    I did rush in college when it started this year. And I picked to be a member of Kappa Delta sorority. I already love my fellow sisters and it seems like we knew each other forever.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 22, 2013

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    I am a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha and have been since my sophomore year in college. To this day, it has been very impactful to my life because I have awesome sorors who no matter...
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    ash667 ash667 18-21, F Feb 28

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    I am soon to be entering my last term at college. I am not so much freaking out because I am so ready to move on. This year had its ups and downs and I realized someone who I...
    AriaPeace AriaPeace 22-25, F Mar 4

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    To me, there is nothing better than sitting on campus with a book and coffee, and watching everyone walk to class. There are so many different people to see. Sorority girls all...
    Rangerkindness Rangerkindness 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 8

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    There is nothing that recharges me so well as laying in the sun on the beach with friends. The joy is feeling the warmth on my skin, not having any real schedule, a drink in my...
    Marcette88 Marcette88 26-30, F Mar 9

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    There is nothing that recharges me so well as laying in the sun on the beach with friends. The joy is feeling the warmth on my skin, not having any real schedule, a drink in my...
    Marcette88 Marcette88 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 9

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    This is my version of "Why Your Son Shouldn't Join a Fraternity". In recent weeks, we've heard about instances of racism, bigotry, sexual assault and more in fraternities across...
    CarrieSue CarrieSue 51-55, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I am so afraid of my mom. She puts so much pressure on me and is so pessimistic. She told me to get a job, so i did. Now she isn't happy with the job i got. She talks to my dad...
    ab524 ab524 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am sitting here, sick, having trouble sleeping and thought to share an experience with you. When I was 16, I met a beautiful girl named Nikki. She needed my help with her trig...
    bioprof34 bioprof34 36-40 5 days ago

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    so I decided to give the online dating thing a try at first I had these kind of mixed feelings...it kinda made my ego all inflated but overwhelmed me at the same time too many...
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