Greeks - Fraternities and Sororities

The men of Omega Psi Phi, Inc., in the Fifth District, will mark their Annual Achievement Week with the first annual district-wide blood drive on Thursday Nov. 14. “Locally, we have one or two blood drives a year, but this...
All over the nation and throughout the world, funds are raised each year for Memphis-based St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to combat the scourge of childhood cancer. But local organizations this year are sending a clear message: “We care.” “I...
Veteran Washington journalist and acclaimed author Jesse J. Holland is set to deliver the keynote address for the 25th Annual African American Male Image Awards Banquet on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 at the Holiday in at The University of...
National Pan-Hellenic Council of Memphis President Darrell Catron and his delegation beat out the favored city of Baltimore and won their bid to bring the 2019 Biennial National Pan-Hellenic Council to Memphis. Swagged out in their Greek colors, members of...
Seven hundred-plus leaders of African-American sororities and fraternities are slated to occupy Downtown Memphis at the 69th Biennial National Leadership Conference -- a four-day affair (October 17-20) hosted by the National Pan-Hellenic Council of Memphis and the D9 Foundation...
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity & Zeta Phi Beta Sorority chapters in Memphis and throughout the country are encouraging the “blue and white family” to support the new movie “Emanuel” during special showings June 17 and June 19. “Emanuel” is a...
After enduring a social media backlash, Zeta Phi Beta sorority has reportedly rolled back their previous statement banning transgender women from its organization and has apologized. —Violent video shows police wrestle with woman as her baby falls to the ground— The...
By JUANA SUMMERS Associated Press ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — California Sen. Kamala Harris has described her experience as a student at a historically black college as "one of the most important aspects" of her life. Now, her Democratic presidential campaign...
By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Nana-Ama Brookman, a senior at Virginia Union, said she wouldn’t be on the cusp of graduating with honors and with a degree in mass communications and criminal justice, if it weren’t for the...
Last month, Memphis was blanketed in a sea of red as members of the local chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority celebrated their 106th Founders Day. The celebration, chaired by Demetria Monix-Goode, started with a REDception on Jan. 11, providing...