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Rebecca Martinson Resigns From Delta Gamma Following Sorority Scandal

And now we’ve reached the end: Disgraced Delta Gamma sis Rebecca Martinson has resigned from the University of Maryland chapter of her sorority, following a week of radio silence from…

Julie Gerstein | April 25, 2013 - 11:20 am

Girl Talk: I Was In A Sorority & I’m Not A Psycho

My phone blips. Another email. Given that I’m stuck at an un-jaywalkable intersection in the East Village, I pause to open it. It’s another reply to my sorority sister’s chain…

Sarah Gray | April 25, 2013 - 11:00 am

NSFW: Michael Shannon Reads Rebecca Martinson’s Delta Gamma Sorority Letter

Michael Shannon’s dramatic reading of University of Maryland sorority girl Rebecca Martinson’s batshit insane letter to her Delta Gamma sisters may well be the scariest damned thing the internet has…

Jessica Wakeman | April 22, 2013 - 2:40 pm

Rebecca Martinson Isn’t Alone: 10 More Tales From The Sorority Hall of Shame

University of Maryland sorority girl Rebecca Martinson has gotten a lot of attention this past week for the rather aggressive email she sent out to her fellow Delta Gamma sisters.

Julie Gerstein | April 22, 2013 - 2:00 pm

12 Career Suggestions For Mean Girl Sorority Sister Rebecca Martinson

From now until the end of the internet, Rebecca Martinson will be known as the mean girl who wrote a rabid email to her University of Maryland Delta Gamma sisters berating…

Ami Angelowicz | April 22, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Alison Haislip Reads Rebecca Martinson’s Rabid Sorority Girl Email And It Is Perfect

Rebecca Martinson’s now infamous email to her fellow sisters in the Delta Gamma chapter at the University of Maryland was pure deranged ridiculousness when read on paper. But read aloud?

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 20, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Racist Sorority Photo Is Sad Reminder That Ignorance Is Everywhere

There’s really little use debating if the photo currently under fire from a Penn State Mexican-themed sorority party is offensive. It is, without a doubt. In a picture from the party, members of the Chi…

The Stir | December 6, 2012 - 4:50 pm

Girl Talk: Why I’m Glad I’m Not In a Sorority

During our senior year of high school in Texas, my friends and I often sat around and discussed sororities: which were the more “elite” sororities to join and which geeky…

Daley Quinn | July 24, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Campus Confidential: Advice For Next Year’s College Freshman

There was a moment sometime during the weekend before finals week that I looked up from the copious U.N.-related documents assigned by my Intro to Human Rights professor that I…

Julie Zeilinger | May 17, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Campus Confidential: A Feminist Rushes A Sorority

When I thought about what my college experience would be like as a high schooler, I never for a second even slightly entertained the faintest thought of joining a sorority.

Julie Zeilinger | February 23, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Dallas Rapist Targeting Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Girls

A serial rapist in Dallas is apparently targeting alumnae of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority, a Dallas newspaper reports. Over the past eleven months, four black women in their 50s…

Jessica Wakeman | October 25, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Sorority Girls More Likely To Have Bad Body Image, Eating Disorders, Study Says

That iconic image of bitchy sorority girls using a marker to circle the “fat” on a pledge’s body may not exactly reflect real life. But sadly, body image issues were…

Jessica Wakeman | March 3, 2010 - 7:20 pm