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Andrea (Smithson) Benek joins NIC as Senior Director of Communication

Indianapolis, March 11, 2019—Today, Andrea (Smithson) Benek joins the North American Interfraternity Conference team as Senior Director of Communication. In this role,...

Advocating for the Fraternity Experience

When students arrive to college, they have hundreds of opportunities to get engaged on campus. Almost all student organizations offer a co-edified experience, yet...

Statement on racially offensive photos

The North American Interfraternity Conference is deeply disappointed by offensive photos that have recently resurfaced involving fraternity men from decades ago.

Statement on previously dismissed claims against Yale and fraternities

Three female students filed suit today against Yale University and nine fraternities seeking to make fraternity membership co-ed among other issues.

NIC supports re-introduction of federal anti-hazing legislation

WASHINGTON, January 18, 2019— Yesterday, Rep. Marcia L. Fudge (D-Ohio) and Rep. David P. Joyce (R-Ohio) re-introduced the bipartisan Report and Educate About Campus...

Todd Shelton promoted to Chief Communication Officer

Indianapolis, January 17, 2019— The North American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) announces the promotion of Todd Shelton to the role of Chief Communication Officer...

Fraternities unanimously adopt Health and Safety Guidelines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJan. 10, 2019Heather Kirk, Chief Communication Officer317.872.1112; Heather.kirk@nicfraternity.org INDIANAPOLIS—In a historic decision, the 66 fraternities of the...

Ashlee Canty takes on Campus VP role in the Northeast

Indianapolis, October 31, 2018—Known throughout the higher education community for her commitment to leadership development and interfraternalism, Ashlee Louise Canty will bring...

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Alumnus Award of Distinction

The NIC’s Alumnus Award of Distinction recognizes the fraternity man who has given specifically of his time, talents, and service to the...

Health & Safety Resources

Below are educational resources for community health & safety. Please contact Archie Messersmith-Bunting with any questions. So What Can...

Banning fraternities isn’t the solution to Swarthmore College’s problem

Swarthmore’s banning of fraternities and sororities may calm current unrest but falls short of truly dealing with campus-wide cultural challenges. Instead of...

Statement regarding Swarthmore College

The NIC is disgusted by the activities and attitudes described in recently released documents of a local fraternal club at Swarthmore College. We...