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See How Netflix Is Taking On Greek Life For College Students

Depending on your college, Greek life may play a big role in the campus activities or it may not register at all. A new Netflix movie—Burning Sands—took a fictionalized look at how college students are affected by fraternity hazing, particularly how students at traditionally African American colleges conduct this ritual.

See what Burning Sands has to say about Greek life. (Credit: MadameNoire)

See what Burning Sands has to say about Greek life. (Credit: MadameNoire)

I know for many, the topic of fraternities and sororities is tied up with multiple issues, from hazing, sexual assault and alcohol, to how these groups reinforce certain stereotypes and concepts surrounding gender and race. Read more

Top 10 must-do college events: From college football games to Greek rush!

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School spirit (Photo by Bobak Ha'Eri)

The number of available college events may seem overwhelming — and, if you are having a tough time deciding what to do, you aren’t alone. From the numerous booths promoting campus organizations to the students scrambling to get to the best tailgate, many freshmen choose to hide in their dorm rooms instead of facing the crowds. If you are one of them, then it is time to lace up your sneaks, don your favorite (okay, your only) college tee and see what your university has to offer. From Greek rush and student government to college football games, here are the top things you need to try — now!

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