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sorority:

see fraternityfraternity and sorority,
in American colleges, a student society formed for social purposes, into which members are initiated by invitation and occasionally by a period of trial known as hazing.
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sorority

Chiefly US a social club or society for university women
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The Mu Sigma Phi Sorority held its first Brilyante, in celebration of its 75th anniversary, at the NBC Tent runway, Bonifacio Global City, on Aug.
Over the years, the Sorority has established different foundations aligned with its pursuit of seeing a world in which all women and their families reach their full potential in all aspects of life.
In addition to the five high school senior scholarships, there were four $500 scholarships awarded to past applicants who are currently freshmen or sophomores in college and have joined a National Panhellenic Conference sorority.
"University leaders will now have a dedicated center for the study of best practices and assessment in fraternity and sorority life."
"As an HBCU graduate and someone who has dedicated my life's work to the HBCU community, I personally know that the financial challenges of many institutions have an impact on student enrollment, retention and graduation rates," said Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Only one study to date has investigated RSB in sorority women, using guidelines from previous research assessing RSB by focusing on sexual behaviors and beliefs about condom use (Scott-Sheldon et al., 2008).
Markle was in the (https://www.ibtimes.com/how-meghan-markles-sorority-kappa-kappa-gamma-prepared-her-royal-life-2674127) Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority during her time at Illinois' Northwestern University.
"Being in a fraternity and sorority, or having networks on college campuses, does not prevent depression, suicide or other mental health issues," said Mitchell, "so I applaud TalkSpace for partnering with fraternities and sororities, particularly because fraternities and sororities are often community- and service-centered.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated[R] Xi Omega Chapter's February heart health promotion activities culminate on February 25, 2018 at Washington, DC's Nineteenth Street Baptist Church, where chapter member Dr.
The bill defines hazing as any physical or psychological suffering, harm or injury inflicted on a recruit, member, neophyte or applicant for admission or continuing membership into the fraternity, sorority or organization.
Aside from imposing a total ban on all forms of hazing, HB 6573 also provides for the regulation of all forms of initiation or initiation rates as requisite to gaining membership in fraternity, sorority and other organizations.
However, it was not until the founding of Gamma Phi Beta in 1882 when the term sorority appeared.