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Greek basketball tournament raises $1,000 for charity

by Colleen Larson, Staff Writer

May 4, 2015

Members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon and Phi Kappa Theta fraternities organized a charity basketball tournament Thursday in honor of former SAE President Barzeen Barzanji. Barzanji, known to many as BB, died in 2012 from an overdose of prescription medications at a Phi Kappa Theta social event. T...

Follow Oklahoma’s lead and take action when fraternities get out of hand

by KC Stanfield, Staff Columnist

March 27, 2015

It feels like the cycle was never-ending; a fraternity does something stupid and the university gives a slap on the wrist, and case closed. But this wasn’t the case for Sigma Alpha Epsilon at Oklahoma University. After...

Ending Greek Life is not the sexual assault solution

by Elpin Keshishzadeh, Opinion Editor

January 26, 2015

Fall semester was equivalent to a season of  “Scandal,” minus some presidential hook-ups. San Diego State had its work cut out with its majority of concerns surrounding sexual assault and Greek Life. With back-to-back...

Time to abolish Greek corruptions

by Anthony Berteaux, Assistant Opinion Editor

January 26, 2015

In 1986, it was in response to a series of rape allegations and alcohol abuse occurring at San Diego State fraternities that Vice President of Student Affairs Daniel Nowak wrote an open letter declaring his zero-tolerance for se...