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    “Meets the Greeks” Shines (Once Again) for Fall Recruitments

    As a new semester begins, Queens College sororities and fraternities prepare for what is arguably the most crucial time for their organizations: new member recruitment. Without an influx of new students to recruit, both freshmen and transfers alike, QCs Greek community would cease to exist.     To promote all of the diverse organizations on campus, Inter-Greek Council (otherwise known as IGC) organizes an annual showcase in which each group has the opportunity to give potential new members insight into their values and philanthropies before presenting a short performance. The event has proven to be a success, as active members of Greek life are able to mingle with those interested in…

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    The movement of #MeToo

    Recently, we’ve seen an outpour of positivity through social media platforms supporting women’s rights and equality, whether it be socially, financially, and sexually. More and more often, we see celebrities using their influence by speaking out on different movements, or even creating their own. Last month, Alyssa Milano tweeted out a message that would be the beginning of an incredible movement: she encouraged her followers that were victims of sexual assault and/or harassment to share the hashtag #MeToo. By sharing #MeToo, Milano stated, people could begin to see the magnitude of women that had been victims of sexual assault and raise awareness to the glaring change that needs to be…