Hazing in black fraternities and sororities has had a negative influence on other black organizations. The hazing deaths of Robert Champion and four young men at Virginia State are proof that people follow the wrong example of Black Greek life.
We have a responsibility to listen to GDIs’ feedback about us. Let’s get out of our feelings, folks. We don’t have to like it; but if we are true servants of our communities, we owe those outside of the Black Greek community the opportunity to be heard.
The irony of great leadership is that it is complemented by effective followership. Followership is taking responsibility for being a critical part the program. As it was once written, “Effective followers do more than fulfill the vision laid out by their leader; they...
Every new line brings a culture change and every chapter of every organization is a fief. While we know our national missions and organizational principles, our chapters have their own organizational cultures.