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Interfraternal Organizations Unite to Challenge TN Rep. John DeBerry’s Misguided Legislation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 2, 2018 CONTACT Heather Kirk, NIC Chief Communication Officer 317-872-1112 or heather.kirk@nicindy.org NASHVILLE—Officials from the National Panhellenic Conference (NPC), National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO), National APIDA Panhellenic Association (NAPA), National Multicultural Greek Council (NMGC), North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC), and Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors (AFA), issue the following statements in response to legislation introduced in the Tennessee House of Representatives by Rep. John Deberry (D) that would ban fraternal organizations from state colleges and universities. Joint Statement from Represented Interfraternal Organizations “One million undergraduate students and 10 million alumni have found great value through...

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NIC Philosophy and Guidance on Community-Wide Actions

Campus partners, First off, for those who attended the AFA Annual Meeting, thank you for engaging with us in important conversations last week in Atlanta. One of my lasting impressions from the conference was that our community is full of talented people, who care deeply about the future of fraternities. I also left hopeful that many of the traditional barriers to change could be overcome if we all continue to strengthen our partnerships. During the conference, I was asked many times, “What is the NIC’s position on system-wide actions?” and “Are you all going to publicly say something about...

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IGA Registration

We have temporarily moved NICF Institute for Greek Advancement (IGA) 2018 registration to the NIC website during maintenance of the NICF website. We apologize for any inconvenience. The form below is the same NICF registration form, linked to the same secure location for payment. If you have questions about IGA registration, please contact Director of NICF Programs and Services Ashley VanDewark. Thank...

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NIC and NICF partner with ChapterSpot and National Panhellenic Conference on engagement-driven data warehouse initiative

NIC and ChapterSpot also collaborate on Social Safe app development and implementation   Indianapolis, Nov. 30, 2017—The North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) and NIC Foundation (NICF) are partnering with ChapterSpot, a leader in the fraternal technology space, and the National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) to develop a cutting-edge data warehouse that will support advancement of the fraternal experience. This new data initiative is part of the NIC 2.0 priority to increase data-driven engagement and impact among fraternal organizations, host institutions and members. It will also enable the NICF’s implementation of a community foundation model to improve the collective impact and sophistication...

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PRIME FAQs

Preparing IFC Presidents for Interfraternal Leadership frequently ASKED QUESTIONS Click the + sign in the question bars to see answers to common questions about PRIME. Download this PRIME one-pager for more info. WHAT IS PRIME? The NIC developed PRIME in partnership with the Association of Fraternal Leadership & Values (AFLV), Northeast Greek Leadership Association (NGLA) and Southeastern Interfraternity Conference (SEIFC). PRIME: The Summit of IFC Presidents is a 2-day program that focuses IFC Presidents on their role from the get-go. Getting this concentrated training in January, when many IFC presidents start their term, will prepare them for council and community leadership. PRIME was also developed with RISE Partnerships, a consulting partner that delivers the insights, skills and resources leaders need to improve the fraternity and sorority experience. WHo should attend prime? PRIME is designed for IFC Presidents at the start of their term. However, Presidents elected mid-year (on the academic year, rather than calendar year) are also welcome to attend. i AM the ifc president - why should i attend prime? Your job is tough. Many could argue it’s the toughest student leadership role on campus. PRIME will help cultivate a greater capacity within you to lead your IFC toward addressing critical issues and key opportunities in your community. You will also learn how to best lead your fellow IFC officers.   What can attendees expect? PRIME is an institute,...

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