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Freshmen Savor Last Weeks of Friendships Before Rush

February 22, 2016 12:00 pmComments Off on Freshmen Savor Last Weeks of Friendships Before Rush
Freshmen Savor Last Weeks of Friendships Before Rush

With spring quarter rapidly approaching, the annual rush for Greek organizations is just around the corner. Freshmen have spent the whole year carefully building deep friendships in their dorms and now it is finally almost time for many of them to be severed by the rush selection process. “Gabe definitely […]

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New Stanford Admissions Process Modeled After Frat Rush

March 31, 2014 12:02 pmComments Off on New Stanford Admissions Process Modeled After Frat Rush
New Stanford Admissions Process Modeled After Frat Rush

As March comes to a close, high school seniors across the nation eagerly wait to see whether or not they will be accepted by their top college choices. For decades the admissions process at Stanford has involved application readers intensely poring over thousands of essays and engaging in hours of […]

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Freak Weather Pattern Forces Sigma Nu Residents to Go Shirtless

February 13, 2014 9:00 amComments Off on Freak Weather Pattern Forces Sigma Nu Residents to Go Shirtless
Freak Weather Pattern Forces Sigma Nu Residents to Go Shirtless

While most of Stanford campus struggles in the frosty grip of winter, with temperatures dipping as low as 60 degrees, Sigma Nu has been experiencing what can only be called a micro-microclimate, a small patch of unseasonably warm weather within the Palo Alto microclimate. To cope with the heat, Sigma […]

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Friend Who Rushed Frat Ironically Now Taking This Whole Pledge Thing Really Seriously

May 6, 2013 12:01 pmComments Off on Friend Who Rushed Frat Ironically Now Taking This Whole Pledge Thing Really Seriously
Friend Who Rushed Frat Ironically Now Taking This Whole Pledge Thing Really Seriously

Despite assurances that he only attended fraternity rush events for the “free food” and the “irony of the whole thing,” reports are surfacing that freshman Joe Sommerstein has become quite invested in his fraternity’s pledging process over the last few weeks. “I have to commit myself to the joke of […]

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Fate Unites Soulmates During Awkward Fraternity Party Grinding Session

October 17, 2011 6:00 amComments Off on Fate Unites Soulmates During Awkward Fraternity Party Grinding Session
Fate Unites Soulmates During Awkward Fraternity Party Grinding Session

As Allen Henderson (’13) and Monica Stevens (’14) glided across the beer-and-sweat stained dance floor of Sigma Chi last Friday night, little did they know that their course was being carefully guided by destiny. Fortune seized its chance when Henderson began to muscle his way through the dense crowd to […]

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Opinion: Frat Boys Have Rights Too! 

April 26, 2010 12:13 am0 comments
Opinion: Frat Boys Have Rights Too! 

Note to the reader: words that didn’t meet The Flipside’s decency standard have been replaced with *s.  F**k, this has got to f**king stop! Frat boys around the world, hear my call to rise up and fight for our rights. 
 
Rise up and unite against the looming cloud of oppression! Our […]

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