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A group of girls in one of NKUs sororities embrace one another on Sunday during Bid Day festivities.

NKU Greek Life chapters conclude recruitment week with Bid Day

New members began their Greek Life experience at NKU
Braden White, Arts & Life Editor September 12, 2021

On Sunday, Northern Kentucky University held their annual Bid Day, the last day of recruitment for Greek chapters on campus.  On bid day, those recruited get to open their bids and then run home...

Provided by Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life.

Going Greek: Bid day is for the boys

Josh Kelly, Assistant Arts & Life Editor September 5, 2018
Fraternities prepare to welcome more than 200 potential brothers into the seven Interfraternity Council (IFC) brotherhoods next week.
Provided by Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life.

Going Greek: Tips for sorority recruitment

Jess Abner, Contributor September 5, 2018
Joining Greek Life on NKU’s campus is inclusive and accessible for everyone. When joining a sorority, you’re not just exclusive to that one chapter, there is a whole community supporting you.
Danielle Walker, Kappa Delta member, participates in bid day. The glitter use resulted in a hefty fine.

All that glitters is not gold

Tori Lentz, Assistant News Editor September 18, 2014

Last week the Kappa Delta sorority discovered that glitter is prohibited in the Student Union and is punishable via hefty fine after an incident on Bid Day. The Northerner decided to take a look at this...

Gamma Chis Arnela Zekic and Elizabeth Ruwe take part in the bid day festivities. The event lets students meet their new families as well as promote sisterhood.

Sororities help students find their homes

Kerry Skiff, Copy Editor September 10, 2014

Chairs bump in the Student Union as they bounce up and down, clutching tightly their white envelopes that will reveal their future family. They swing their legs and toss their hair impatiently, whispering...

Sorority Bid Day 2013 -- Video Report

Sorority Bid Day 2013 — Video Report

Emily Lindeau , Design Editor September 9, 2013

Bid Day 2012 + Gallery

Bid Day 2012 + Gallery

Caitlin Centner, Staff Writer September 13, 2012

On Sept. 10 Northern Kentucky University’s Student Union echoed with chatter and chants coming from the first floor consumed by women affiliated with Greek Life preparing for annual bid day. Prior...

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