Dating a fraternity brother
“They babysat me every step of the way.” Elon junior Cece Fitzgerald says her year-long relationship with her boyfriend extended her friendships with his brothers.Many of her sorority sisters are their mutual friends, completing her Greek-esque social circle.On Wednesday, the parents of two Truman State University students who died by suicide at a fraternity house filed a lawsuit against the school, Alpha Kappa Lambda fraternity, and frat brother Brandon Grossheim.According to the suit and as reported by the , Grossheim fancied himself a “superhero,” was nicknamed Peacemaker, and gave students “step-by-step instructions” on how to “deal with their depression” and “do their own free will.”The suit stated both St.
The parents are seeking monetary compensation, and if they reach a settlement, they want the school to provide training for faculty and staff to “recognize dangerous behavior so no other students are hurt.”Grossheim now lives in Illinois, and it’s unclear if he’s still a member of Alpha Kappa Lambda.As her boyfriend earned his letters, embraced traditions and introduced Hatcher to the fraternity social scene, the relationships he developed paralleled on her end, leaving her with a slew of male friends.“One brother said to me, ‘[The fraternity] protects its own, and you’re one of our own,’” Hatcher says. At the beginning of my senior year at UCF, I decided to rush my fraternity. Going through the pledging process of a Business Fraternity is not an easy task. Bae can come to the rescue and send you his notes from chapter!
We get to share our fraternity brothers and close friends. Besides, date nights are the best when you're having fun with your best friend!
“It was nice to have girls to hang out with [when I was visiting].” Con: Competing with guys for his attention Any organization can be a big commitment, but some fraternities are as needy as Sammi and Ronnie on , demanding a brother’s attention every waking moment.