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Campus Pride joins fraternal organizations in urging Harvard to reconsider policy that restricts student rights

(updated) Indianapolis, July 6, 2016—After Harvard University announced May 6, 2016, that it would sanction students who are members of single-gender organizations,...

The NIC and NIC Foundation offices are moving

July 12, 2016 The North American Interfraternity Conference and NIC Foundation are moving! While we are just heading several...

Rick Barnes to bolster support of fraternity communities as VP of Campus Operations

Indianapolis, July 11, 2016—Experienced higher education professional Rick Barnes will join the North American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) staff in the role of...

Julie Burkhard to cultivate the NIC’s Advocacy Program as Chief Legislative Officer

Indianapolis, June 23, 2016—The North American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) is pleased to announce Julie Cain Burkhard will join staff in the new...

Michael Wilson to join NIC as Chief Financial Officer

Indianapolis, June 13, 2016—The North American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Wilson to NIC staff in...

Announcing the 2016 NIC Awards of Distinction, Gold Medal and Laurel Wreath Awards

Indianapolis, June 6, 2016—Each year the North American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) recognizes excellence in the fraternity industry by conferring awards to individuals,...

Fraternal Organizations respond to Harvard policy on single-gender organizations

Indianapolis, May 9, 2016—Officials from the National Panhellenic Conference (NPC), the North American Interfraternity Conference (NIC), the National Association of Latino Fraternal...

North American Interfraternity Conference passes landmark reforms

Indianapolis, Dec. 3, 2015—The North American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) passed landmark reforms today to enhance the fraternity experience and increase standards for...

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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...