Mackenzie Dykes

Mackenzie Dykes

I am a junior at the University of Denver, double majoring in history and journalism with a minor in international studies. My focus is on Middle Eastern history and international relations.

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Delta Gamma has first exchange with Sigma Alpha Epsilon at Boondocks

This slideshow is about Delta Gamma’s first exchange in two and half years with Sigma Alpha Epsilon at Boondocks Family Fun Center. The students enjoyed a theme of “what do you want to be in ten years?”, dressing up at lawyers, tennis moms, retirees and doctors. As I discussed in my Issue story #1, there was a lot of excitement for the exchange because most of the girls have never been able to attend social events like this one due to Delta Gammas probationary status with their national chapter. After years of hard work and improvement, the chapter was allowed off probation and can now have the social events and formals they have been missing out on.

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Delta Gamma has first exchange

DG's and SAE's compete in an intense laser tag game at Boondocks Fun Center

DG’s and SAE’s compete in an intense laser tag game at Boondocks Fun Center.

This past weekend DU’s Delta Gamma sorority had their first exchange with a fraternity in 2 and a half years. The exchange took place at Boondocks Family Fun center in North Denver.

Since 2012, Delta Gamma has been on a probationary status with their national executive offices. This status, called ‘report to council’, prevented them from having many of the social events members of Greek life typically enjoy. No longer under report to council, Delta Gamma is excited to start hosting these social events they have been missing out on.  Continue reading