What are fraternity mixers?
A mixer is a closed event between a sorority and a fraternity. Most often the event is a social function. Being closed means the event is exclusive event between the two organizations. This is a setting to meet new people and learning about other organizations in your Greek Community.
How can I make my frat party better?
8 Things You Can Do To Make Sure Your Fraternity Party Doesn’t…
- 1 – Invite a Band for the Girls.
- 2 – Invite Sororities.
- 3 – Make Sure the Brothers are Excited.
- 4 – Go to a 3rd Party Venue.
- 5 – Have a Solid Base to the Party.
- 6 – Ditch the Ipod.
- 7 – Sometimes Less is More.
- 8 – Follow the Rules.
What are sorority mixers?
A mixer is a closed party between one sorority and one fraternity. “Closed” means that members from other Greek organizations or non-members are not allowed to attend the oh-so exclusive party. Often, a sorority has a certain frat that they mix with the most and refer to that frat as their “brother” frat.
Are frats worth joining?
Joining a fraternity or sorority is a great way to meet new people and build lasting connections. Many fraternities and sororities offer academic support and leadership opportunities. Greek life requires a significant time commitment throughout the year.
What do people do at mixers?
Business mixers (also called networking events) are excellent places to meet fellow business professionals, develop business contacts, and socialize with like-minded people over good food, drinks, and entertainment.
What are social mixers?
Social mixers can be any kind of event, ranging from a potluck dinner to a charity golf game. The point of a social mixer is to enjoy the company of others who like the same things as you do or who come from the same background as you.
What should I bring to a frat party?
Mesh tops long-sleeve or short-sleeve paired with a bralette or bando underneath looks so chic. You can choose to pair this with anything like a cute skirt, denim shorts or a pair of ripped jeans (if you can stand the heat in the frat house).
How do you plan a mixer party?
Plan the mixer no less than eight weeks in advance. Invite many guests and get people to donate door prizes. Allow all to bring information on their products or services. Have one or more large tables set aside with a sign for this purpose.
Are frats expensive?
Depending on several factors, the costs of joining a fraternity or sorority vary. While some schools have self-supported fraternity/sorority housing, others charge monthly, initiation and event fees to its members. On average, expect to pay upwards of $1,500 a year to live the Greek life.
Why joining a fraternity is bad?
Factor in the prevalence of sexual assault at fraternity houses—two different studies found that fraternity men are more likely to commit sexual assault than other men in college—and you’ll see that fraternities are not places for women to visit. They’re places for potential (sometimes unwilling) sex partners.
How do you organize a mixer?
Plan the mixer no less than eight weeks in advance. Invite many guests and get people to donate door prizes. Encourage all your guests to bring information on their products or services. Have one or more large tables set aside with a sign for this purpose.
What do you wear to a mixer?
Dress Conservatively. Don’t wear anything that is too provocative or shows a lot of skin. That is a definite no-no in the business world. Skip the strapless dress and bedazzled heels. Instead, go for something a little more conservative like a metallic blouse and dark blazer.
What’s the best thing to do at a fraternity mixer?
A handcuff bowling mixer. Fraternity Brothers are handcuffed to their date/member of sorority. Give prizes to the top 3 winning couples. 13. Sometimes what we do is have a brunch mixer. What we do every once in a while is invite a fraternity over at about 10 or 10:30 am, cook up some pancakes and just hang out on the lawn.
What to do with a sorority or fraternity?
Picking a fitness class to do with a sorority can always be fun (yoga, zumba, kickboxing) 15. Ordering a bunch of pizzas, just hanging out.
What are some fun things to do at a mixer?
10. Any mixer that doubles as a philanthropy event. 11. An “Aquafina Party.” Everyone wears white and drinks water. There can be water pong, card games with water, etc. It is incredibly fun and falls within university policies as there is no alcohol allowed.