Q/A with Chai: Our Shamrock Queen!

Note from the Editor: About a month ago, all of our hard work towards writing letters, seeking out donations, and getting all of our friends and family to run a 5k with us completely paid off.  We were able to write a check of over $53,000 to go towards our national philanthropy, Prevent Child Abuse America,…

The SXKD Soundtrack

While most UT students can’t wait to get out of Austin and hit the beach for spring break, I always look forward to sharing the city with the crowds that flood in for South by Southwest. SXSW has been my go-to spring break plan since freshman year, and now that I’m a junior, I can’t…

Health & Happiness

There’s the saying, “new year, new me”, which can be applicable to everyone in a different way. But for me, it’s better said, “new day, new me.” This stems from having those days where you cheat on your diet, skip your workout, and get mad at your best friend for no reason. Instead of focusing…

Shear Magic & Confidence

The B A N G d a r a h   w e l c h  |  pc 14 Growing up I learned that a woman’s hair is her crowning glory. While some take this statement and turn it into quirky hair colors and pixie cuts, I don’t usually make such extreme changes because I’m…

♥ Galentines Galore ♥ by Courtney Devore

Living in a sorority house is an experience unlike anything else. Having your best friends living in the same room with you, down the hall from you, AND across the building from you is as amazing as it sounds. I have lived in the house for two years and I wouldn’t trade a single moment…

Moments of Madison : An Inside Look on Madam Pres~

Note from the Editor: O’ Captain! My Captain! Madison Weaver: passionate PR major, wedding planning intern, former KD Vice-President of Public Relations, and now the president of our Sigma Epsilon Chapter. She is undoubtedly a fierce leader that is loved by many, and someone that I have looked up to for five years now!  Throughout the…

The 7 Things to Know About School *sung like Miley*

As we begin this week, it’s becoming very real that syllabus week is officially over and the semester is actually here…coming at what seems like 100 mph!  The beginning of the semester is always so daunting with new classes, new professors, and new expectations.  So here are seven ~hopefully~ helpful tips to ensure both a…

hooKeD Notre Dame!

There’s nothing quite like game day in Austin, Texas! The energy, the excitement, the pride, it’s electric. I have been nervously counting down the days for this season to begin. We have a new quarterback, a new baby Bevo, and lots of new hope for this year to be special. If you know me, you…

The good go greek, the GREAT go GREEN!

After a long spirit week and a LONG week of rush, we were all so ready to welcome home our new pledge class on bid day. I’m in PC 15, so this was my first year going through rush as an active member. Every girl in my pledge class gets paired up with a new…

Countdown to Recruitment 2016!

This morning I was writing a reminder post for our chapter and I decided to attach a countdown until recruitment. That’s when it hit me that recruitment is less than a month away!   Recruitment is a crazy experience at Texas. It’s 100 degrees outside, west campus is fairly difficult to navigate, and you are…

FORMALities…

A few weeks before formal, my friend Erin and I were lounging on an SRD couch, finessing the finer details of the night and trying to figure out what our group could do that would be a memorable experience for everyone. And I guess what no one tells you about formal, is that planning it…

PC 12 PEACES OUT!

SENIOR YEAR! The year of yes. The year of lasts firsts. The year of SKA! The year we all happily skip and laugh through, until we look up and realize the real world is standing, waiting. A brand new season of life is upon us. A change is coming whether we are ready or not….