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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kernel Opinion SIG

Greek life at UK encourages racial, financial segregation

August 30, 2018

About 27 percent of University of Kentucky’s full-time undergraduate population participates in Greek life.Perhaps many of these people joined because they wanted to forge bonds of sisterhood and brotherhood...

Newly selected sorority women race down Rose Street Sunday after hearing which awaiting house on Greek Row would become their new home-away-from-home. Photo by Josh Mott | Staff

New member period

Rosie Ecker September 11, 2016

After sorority recruitment comes to a close, the girls who have been extended bids enter what is called “the new member period.” This is the time when each girl starts to learn more about the chapter...

Newly selected sorority women race down Rose Street Sunday after hearing which awaiting house on Greek Row would become their new home-away-from-home. Photo by Josh Mott | Staff

Sorority recruitment more than meets eye

Paidin Dermody August 22, 2016

When it comes to sorority recruitment there are a lot of unknowns.Each house has their own personalized way of how they are going to recruit new members into their sisterhood.And although much of this...

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