News & Media

 MIT Community Members Honored for Work to Prevent Sexual
 Misconduct

 MIT Violence Prevention and Title IX Office recognzie students,
 faculty, and staff with 2017 Chance Makers Award
                                        April 26, 2017 - MIT News

 Not All Heroes Wear Capes
 ...but some carry tubes. MIT's Panhel President Ayomide Fatunde
 stars in the MIT Admission's 2017 decisions announcement video. 
                                         Pi Day, 2017 - MIT Admissions

 Northeast Greek Leadership Annual Conference
 IFC and Panhell leaders. along with FSILG Office staff, attended at
 this annual gathering, held this year in Hartford, CT.
                                      February 25 2017 - DSL Flickr

 AXO & MIT's Domestic Violence Awareness & Prevention
 Efforts

 MIT's AXO makes this cause their cause.
 February 8, 2017 - DSL News
 

  FSILG Leadership Retreat
 The FSILG Office sponsors a retreat for student presidents from
  the IFC, Panhell & LGC with participation from the AILG Board.
 February 4, 2017 - DSL Flickr

 

 MIT Honors the Memory of IRDF Founder, Reid Weedon '41.
 In half a century of its existence, the IRDF has improved the
 FSILG community thanks to its founder and dedicated member of
 MIT's Phi Beta Epsilon.
                                        January 4, 2017 - MIT News
 

 Alpha Phi Philanthropy Event
 Alpha Phi does the Boston Heart Walk and volunteers to work a
 5K.
 2016 -DSL Flickr

 

 MIT's Chapter of America's Oldest Fraternity Honored for
 Preservation and  Protection of Residenc
e
 Chi Phi Fraternity receives 2016 Preservation Award from the Ne
 England chapter of the Victorian Society in America.
 September 2, 2016 - DSL News
 

 Sigma Chi BBQ 2016
 Sigma Chi hosts a BBQ for the neighbors
 September 1, 2016 - DSL Flickr

 

 Creating a Culture of Opportunity and Growth
 Nicolas Gomez ’16 learns leadership, finds his academic path,
 and gives back to low-income, first generation students striving for
 college through TDC.
 April 25, 2016 - DSL News
 

 Come Home to College
 Erin Main ’16 found her niche at MIT with the close-knit
 independent living group, Epsilon Theta.
 April 18, 2016 - DSL News

 

 The Heart of Her MIT Experience
 Yukino Nagai ’18 finds her AXO community a common thread
 during her two chapters at MIT.
 April 11, 2016 - DSL News

 

 Fast Internet Arrives for FSILGs
 Upgrades to wireless connectivity improve academic and personal
 life for FSILGs.
 March 8, 2016 - Alumni Association's Slice of MIT
 

 Camilo Ruiz named 2016 Gates Cambridge Scholar
 Camilo Ruiz, an MIT senior from Zeta Psi, is one of 35 American
 students to be awarded this year’s competitive Gates Cambridge
 Scholarship.
                                        February 29, 2016 - MIT News

 Co-Founder of Dropbox Founder Shares how his Fraternity
 Prepared Him

 Drew Houston '05 shares his story about how being Rush Chair
 for his fraternity helped him gain valuble management experience.
                                      Video - YouTube
                                        October 28, 2015 - MIT Alumni Association

 Student-Run Amphibious Achievement Receives Grant from
 484 Phi Alpha Foundation

 Sigma Alpha Epsilon's charitable foundation funds an exceptional
 student-created and student-run community program.
 Features: Carl King ’65 Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Charlotte Keeley ’17
                                      Sigma Kappa, Bob Ferrara ’67 Theta Chi
                                        October 5, 2015 - DSL News

 AILG Sponsors Back Bay West Neighborhood Gathering
 Beta Theta Pi Fraternity opens home and hosts barbeque to forge
 relationships with neighbors.
 September 24, 2015 - DSL News
 

 

 MIT FSILGs Donate to Salvation Army and Goodwill
 Members of the Interfraternity Council take advantage of
 week/move-in period to hold a clothing drive, collecting 90 bags in
 donations.
 Features Lee Mount ’18 CP, Dave Dellal ’17 Tom Holtey ’62 CP
 September 23, 2015
 

 THE FIRST YEAR: Sisterly Beginnings
 A change of heart during recruitment.
                                        September 17, 2015 - The Tech
 

 This Century-Old MIT Fraternity House is Being Recognized
 for its Super Fancy Rennovation 

 The restoration of Sigma Chi's Beacon Street home.
 September 15, 2015 - RealEstate (Boston Globe)
 

 Preservation in Unexpected Places: A Shining Example in the Back Bay
 Sigma Chi is recognized for maintaining the history of their home.
 September 8, 2015 - Boston Preservation Alliance
 

 Greek Life
 Photos from MIT FSILGs.
 September 2015 - DSL Flickr

 

 Award-Winning Renovations to Sigma Chi
 Extensive and creative upgrades maintain the history of the
 fraternity’s house while serving the needs of the students.
 August 4, 2015 - DSL News

 

 FSILGs Support the Sean A. Collier Self-Sponsor Scholarship
 Kappa Sigma & Pi Beta Phi team up for joint philanthropy, “Carnival for Collier” to raise  scholarship money.
 June 16, 2015 - DSL News

 

 

 Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity Pies the MIT Community for
 Innovation Africa

 On May 1 AEPi raised money by “pieing” members of the MIT
 community. This year the annual philanthropy collected funds for
 Innovation Africa. It is the most lucrative fundraising effort in the
                                      international AEPi community, raising over $32,000.
                                       May 11, 2015
 

 FSILG Awards Gather to Celebrate Greek Life at MIT
 April 27 marked the annual FSILG awards reception for the
 2014-15 academic year.
 PhotosDSL Flickr
                                        May 6, 2015

 

 Alpha Chi Omega Hosts Run the Night For Their Philanthropy
 Sorority AXO hosted the first Run the Night, an athletic challenge
 and obstacle course they hope to continue annually to raise
 money for domestic violence awareness.
                                        April 28, 2015
 

 TMAYD MIT Campaign Promotes Campus Community
 Alpha Chi Omega’s Isabel Lloyd ’18 begins her “Tell Me About
 Your Day MIT” initiative.  Members of the MIT community are
 wearing wristbands to show that MIT is a supportive community.
                                        April 27, 2015
 

 Epsilon Theta Lends a Hand to the Greater Boston Food Bank
 Students and alumni/ae from Epsilon Theta coed fraternity attended three group volunteer trips to the Greater Boston Food Bank, which serves as a supplier to food pantries, shelters, and free meal programs across eastern Massachusetts, distributing 48 million pounds of food last year. ET volunteers helped sort
                                 donations of canned goods, dry goods, and frozen meat, helping to
                                 salvage hundreds of pounds of food each trip.

 MIT Colleges Against Cancer Host Relay for Life
 MIT’s FSILGs had a particularly strong presence, making up about
 half the teams, individual participants, and total dollars raised.
 March 23, 2015 - DSL News

 

 Simple Acts of Social Responsibility by Two MIT Fraternities
 Fraternities Tau Epsilon Phi of Boston and Zeta Beta Tau of
 Brookline helped their communities stay safe by locating and
 clearing fire hydrants during this record-breaking winter.
 March 16, 2015
 

 Sorority Kappa Alpha Theta and Fraternity Alpha Delta Phi
 Team Up for Holiday Cheer

 The two Greeks held a festive gathering with holiday treats and
 hot chocolate while they constructed 75 creative holiday season
                                     cards to send patients at the Boston Children’s Hospital.
                                     Event Photos - DSL Flickr
                                    January 29, 2015 - DSL News
 

 Kappa Alpha Theta Continues Popular Service Initiative with
 CASA

 For this MIT sorority, the most fashionable models are role
 models. Kappa Alpha Theta continued its popular service initiative
 KATWalk, a fashion show involving MIT students. This
 philanthropy raises money for Court Appointed Special Advocates.
 Kappa Alpha Theta has been partnered with CASA for 25 years.
 December 15, 2014 - DSL News

 

 MIT Fraternity Leaders Pledge to Fight Campus Sexual Assault
 The fraternity leadership at MIT is making a proactive effort to
 address issues of sexual assault on campus, sponsoring the
 national “It’s On Us” campaign.
                                          December 9, 2014

 

 Student Leaders at MIT Join National Campaign
 The White House launched the “It’s On Us” campaign earlier this
 year to engage students, especially men, in preventing sexual
 violence on campuses. MIT is among the institutions joining the
                                      effort. Several Greek organizations have signed on as
                                      sponsors, and this weekend many brothers and sisters
                                      participated in the initiative’s launch.
                                      December 8, 2014 - DSL News

 Making Green By Growing Greens…with Fish
 Two 2013 MIT grads see the fruits of their innovation in the
 company they co-founded a year ago called Grove Labs. The idea
 and prototype for the company and its products started while they
 undergraduates living together as brothers of Sigma Chi.
 December 2, 2014 - Alumni Association's Slice of MIT

 

 

 MIT Has the Smartest Football Team in the World
 Features: Peter Williams ’15 LCA, Brad Goldsberry ’15 DKE,
 Cam Wagar ’15 DKE
 November 28, 2014 - Fox Sports Live

 

 Phi Kappa Sigma Honors Dedicated Alumni
 Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity’s alumni corporation accepted the
 retirement of two long time alumni: Bill Denhard '42 and Rick
 Winterson '56, who have combined more than 120 years of
                                        service on their board.
                                        November 24, 2014 - Alumni Association's Slice of MIT
 

 Smoot Legacy Continues on Harvard Bridge
 An anonymous donor gives $2.5 million for new lighting on the
 condition that it be installed every 30 smoots.
 November 14, 2014 - The Tech
 

 The 484 Phi Alpha Foundation Donates 2 million in 13th Year
 of Grants

 The 484 Phi Alpha Foundation, which was founded by Sigma
 Alpha Epsilon alumni, has granted more than $900,000 to MIT
 programs, including $225,000 to the Public Service Center,
 $142,000 to iHouse, and $250,000 to Office of Engineering
                                         Outreach Programs. $500,000 has gone to neighborhood
                                         programs such as Tutoring Plus, Margaret Fuller Settlement
                                         House and Community Art Center, community-based NGO’s,
                                         with $400,000 for programs such as CCTV, Breakthrough
                                         Cambridge, and Best Buddies.
                                         November 6, 2014
 

 Panhel Votes for New Sorority
 A growing number of sisters at MIT prompts a discussion to induct a new sorority, and the Panhellic Association unanimously consents to the addition.
 November 4, 2014 - The Tech

 

 Alpha Chi Omega Brings Awareness to Domestic Violence
 Even in the wake of high-profile cases involving athletes and other celebrities, Courtney Diamond ’17 of MIT’s Alpha Chi Omega chapter believes domestic violence doesn’t get the attention or focus it deserves.
 October 6, 2014 - DSL News

 

 IN YOUR COMMUNITY: Domestic Violence Awareness
 Alpha Chi Omega worked to break the silence surrounding
 domestic violence and bring it into the spotlight as their national
 philanthropy.
 September 30, 2014 - The Tech
 

 Oft-assailed Fraternities Focus on Responsibility
 Organizations rebuilding their reputations.
 September 8, 2014 - The Boston Globe

 

 Panhellenic Bid Night 2014
 MIT Sororities gather for bid night.
 September 2, 2014 - DSL Flickr

 

 AILG Annual Dinner Provides Positive Outlook for FSILGs
 The Association of Independent Living Groups (AILG) welcomed
 close to 100 FSILG alumni, support staff, Institutional dignitaries,
 and students to its annual dinner at the MIT Museum on June 11.
                                       June 19, 2014 - DSL News

 Participants in Greek System Thrive After College, Gallup
 Finds
 Brothers and sisters do better than non-affiliated colleagues after
 graduation.
 May 27, 2014 - Inside Higher Ed

 

 

 

 Alpha Epsilon Pi “Pies” MIT for Children’s Charity
 The MIT chapter of Alpha Epsilon has raised more than $25,000 for Save a Child’s Heart, which identifies children from developing countries with potentially fatal-but treatable-heart conditions, flies them to Israel, and provides life-saving heart surgeries.
 May 23, 2014 - DSL News

 

 Sigma Nu Raises Funds for the Jimmy Fund Clinic
 Sausage Fest is a fundraiser organized by the MIT Chapter of Sigma Nu every semester in support of the Dana-Farber Cancer
     Institute. The brothers of Sigma Nu will be selling delicious hot
                                      dogs and refreshing drinks the entire afternoon! The money
                                      raised will be donated to the Jimmy Fund Clinic, which focuses
                                      on testicular cancer research.
                                      May 10, 2014

 IRDF Toasts to 50 Years of Supporting FSILG Vitality
 Alumni, staff, and students gathered in Walker Memorial Hall Saturday evening on April 26 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of
                                           the Independent Residence Development Fund.
                                           Video - YouTube
                                           May 5, 2014 - DSL News

 

 Brothers Volunteer at Boston Marathon
 MIT’s Kappa Sigmas volunteered a the starting line.
 May 3, 2014

 

 Kappa Sigmas Join Red Sox Green Team
 Members volunteer at Fenway to promote environmentalism.
 May 3, 2014

 

 IRDF 50th Anniversary
 Celebrating 50 years of improving the MIT FSILG community.
 Photos - DSL Flickr
 April 26, 2014 - DSL News

 

 FSILG 2013-2014 Awards Announced
 Awards regarding academic, community service, and ethics.
 DSL News 

 

 MIT Sigs Show Compassion During Boston Marathon
 Bombings
 Among the chaos, brothers open fraternity doors and provide
 resources to runners and spectators.
 Sigma Chi Fraternity Page

 

 

 FSILG Awards Bring Together Greek Community
 Student leaders, plus several alumni and FSILG Office staff
 presented nearly 25 awards.
 Photos - DSL Flickr
                                           April 29, 2014 - DSL News
 

 Reif Signals Start of Greek Olympics
 The members of the MIT and sorority community gathered outside
 Kresge Hall on Tuesday to announce the commencement of the
 Greek Olympics.
                                           April 25, 2014 - DSL News

 Kappa Sigma Organizes ‘Nearly Naked Mile’ Run for Charity
 The MIT chapter initiated the run for the Sean Collier Self Sponsor
 Scholarship
 April 8, 2014 - Boston Globe
 

 IT’S ALL GREEK TO ME: Leaping into the Unknown
 Sisters provide support and encouragement to explore new things.
 April 19, 2013 - The Tech

 

 

 Phi Kappa Theta Opens Doors Amid Boston Marathon Chaos
 With their house two blocks from the finish line, MIT’s chapter embody fraternity’s motto.
 April 16, 2013 - Phi Kappa Theta Page

 

 Phi Beta Epsilon Rennovations
 Take a look at the rennovations to PBE's homestead.
 October 2013 - DSL Flickr

 

 SORORITY ALUMNI: Bonding Beyond College
 Sororities offer continuity of shared experiences and histories
 through common values to connect the MIT community across
 generations.
                                       February 5, 2013 - The Tech
 

 Dr. Michael Kimmel Visits MIT to Talk About the College Man
 Students and student affairs professionals from New England
 come together for a discussion on men and masculinities.
 November 14, 2012 - MIT News
 

 IT’S ALL GREEK TO ME: Leading by Example
 Sororities help to develop leadership among its members.
 October 23, 2012 - The Tech

 

 CityDays Serve-Off Brings MIT Student Communities to the
 Local Community

 190 students serve at 13 local organizations
 October 22, 2012 - MIT News

 

 IT’S ALL GREEK TO ME: Sports and Sororities
 Sisters support each others’ pursuits outside of Greek life.
 October 16, 2012 - The Tech

 

 
 IT’S ALL GREEK TO ME: Studious Sisters

 Sororities emphasize academic excellence and provide support to
 their members.
 September 25, 2012 - The Tech

 

 CityDays Celebrates its 21st Birthday, and You’re Invited
 Student registration for the CityDays Serve-Off open until
 September 24.
 September 21, 2012 - MIT News
 

 IT’S ALL GREEK TO ME: Building Houses, Building
 Communities

 A sorority’s involvement in Habitat for Humanity inspired
 consistent community service participation to become part of the
 lifestyle of its members.
 September 18, 2012 - The Tech
 

 The Stephen D. Baker Outstanding Change Initiative Award
 This award was created in honor of Theta Xi brother and 1984
 MIT alumnus Stephen D. Baker.
 June 11, 2012 - MIT News

 

 

 Six Things About the Number Six Club
 Learn about one of MIT's coed fraternities. 
 May 25, 2012 - MIT News

 

 Rising to the Challenge
 Number Six wins second annual FSILG&D Community Service
 Challenge
 May 14, 2012 - MIT News

 

 FSILG&D Community Service Challenge 2012
 Groups compete to take home the Service Cup.
 Video - YouTube
 2012
 

 Brothers of Phi Beta Epsilon Win First Annual FSILG&D
 Community Service Photo Contest

 Students showcase photos of living groups’ community service.
 December 5, 2011 - MIT News
 

 3 Questions with a Student Leader: IFC President Tommy
 Anderson

 Hear from the MIT junior and newly elected Interfraternity Council
 President
                                      December 1, 2011 - MIT News
 

 National Campus Safety Expert Holds Education Workshops
 at MIT

 Risk management speaker talks with students, staff, and alumni
 November 29, 2011 - MIT News

 

 Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity Takes Home the Inaugural
 Service Cup

 New competitions challenge MIT students to serve the community
 as a community
 April 25, 2011 - MIT News

 

 

 The Answer Is Yes
 “Going Greek has been one of the best decisions of my life.”
 August 16, 2011 - MIT Admissions
 

 

 

 Eyes on the Prize for Service
 20 MIT student teams participate in the FSILG&D Community
 Service Challenge
 April 12, 2011 - MIT News
 

 Pi Beta Phi Finds a Home on Campus
 Undergraduate sorority to occupy 405 Memorial Drive in 2012
 September 2, 2011 - MIT News

 

 
 Building Blocks

 Sorority and Fraternities were among the groups building LEGO
 kits for local schools
 February 8, 2011