Topics: Interfraternity Council
The Interfraternity Council is a governing body of 23 fraternity chapters at UNC. The IFC promotes the development of fraternity men, providing numerous leadership opportunities, friendships and more. It is the largest men's organization on campus.
The four core values are scholarship, campus involvement, brotherhood and philanthropy. Many chapters were founded before 1900, and the IFC takes tradition very seriously.
March 05, 2017
Mental health awareness was on full display in the quad on Friday.
September 08, 2016
When sanctions for fraternities in UNC’s Interfraternity Council are decided by the IFC’s own Greek Judicial Board, the punishments tend to come with exceptions.
April 26, 2016
The effects of two Kansas State University students’ sexual assault lawsuits are stretching nationwide — reigniting issues of sexual assault in Greek life.
January 25, 2016
UNC’s chapter of Sigma Nu fraternity is under investigation for alleged risk management violations. The chapter is currently suspended by its national headquarters pending the outcome of the investigation.
November 08, 2015
Unlike some other campuses, fraternity houses at UNC are privately owned. Although fraternities are under the umbrella of student organizations, the space they use is not University-controlled.
November 04, 2015
UNC’s Sigma Phi Epsilon is hosting a pumpkin pie-eating contest tonight to take a stand against drunken driving.
The idea of subsidized Uber travel is an exciting one. Under a proposal led by National Panhellenic Council and Interfraternity Council leaders, travel via Uber ride-sharing would be subsidized for UNC students.
September 27, 2015
The Interfraternity Council passed an amendment one year ago this month requiring all new members to complete a University-approved sexual assault and violence prevention training program.
April 19, 2015
With Sexual Assault Awareness Month winding down, UNC’s Interfraternity Council can boast 100 percent compliance with new sexual assault prevention training mandates.
March 22, 2015
A notebook allegedly connected to N.C. State University’s Pi Kappa Phi fraternity — filled with racially charged and sexually derogatory comments — has sparked a temporary suspension for the fraternity and widespread reactions on campus.
February 26, 2015
For 10 years, DKE sponsors professorship
Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity is dedicated to keeping UNC at the top of its academic game.
In 2000, Edward “Tee” Baur, an alumnus of Delta Kappa Epsilon, began fundraising efforts to create the Delta Kappa Epsilon Distinguished Professorship, which established a chair endowed by the fraternity to be awarded to an outstanding member of the faculty of the College of Arts and Sciences.
For many students, the beautiful Southern mansions that flank the east side of Columbia Street are a mystery. For others, they’re just home.
January 14, 2015
After a near eight-week suspension, Greek life at the University of Virginia resumed in time for the spring semester, but not without a price: a set of new, stricter policies regarding social events at fraternities and sororities.
September 29, 2014
The victim of an assault in Fraternity Court Friday said police failed to give him an opportunity to fairly identify his assailant.
September 28, 2014
Chapel Hill police are investigating an aggravated assault that occurred at the Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity Thursday night.
September 17, 2014
Chi Phi is renovating its house to provide living quarters for a live-in house director whose presence has been required by national sanctions.
September 04, 2014
An amendment to the Interfraternity Council’s constitution requiring each fraternity to undergo a University-approved sexual assault and violence prevention program at least once every two years takes effect this fall.
August 25, 2014
The University is investigating fraternities after several students were transported to the hospital for alcohol-related cases from fraternity houses the weekend of Aug. 15.
May 12, 2014
The Interfraternity Council’s Greek Judicial Board hearings concluded last week, leaving Pi Lambda Phi on social probation for the fall and sending Chi Phi to their Standards Review Board for a more intensive review.
April 07, 2014
Last summer, UNC sophomores and roommates Connor DeHaven and Corey Cobb spent hours thinking about how they were going to leave their mark on campus.