DPTaughtMe 3 Symptoms of Greeks with Excuses, Greek Life Leadership and Mentorship, Accountability

3 Symptoms of Greeks With Excuses

Soooooooooooooo long time, no hear huh?

I haven’t blogged anything in quite a few months and I’ve missed out on a plethora of headlines that could have been Greek Life viral bangers. There are few blogs I actually have back logged – still relevant, but definitely dated. For example…

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DPTaughtMe 4 Actions Greeks Must Do Before Joining Grad Chapter Greek Life Leadership, Greek Life Mentorship, Greek Life Leadership, NPHC BGLO Guidance

4 Actions Greeks MUST Take Before Joining Grad Chapter

Outside of crossing the burning sands, joining a grad chapter could be the second most important decision you could make in regards to showing your commitment to your Black Greek Fraternity or Sorority. But, like with choosing an undergrad chapter, you can’t join any chapter all willy nilly.

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Greek Life Blog DPTaughtMe Presents Founders & Pearls Sorority Subscription Box

7 Best Founders & Pearls Sorority Sisterhood Songs

So if you’ve been living under a rock, ya need to know that a new Sorority Box that caters to the Divine Nine  is coming to a mailbox near you. Founders & Pearls is an up and coming Sorority Sisterhood box dedicated to celebrating beautiful, ambitious, self caring and sisterly women who empower each other to be the best version of themselves.

As we patiently wait until the launch, the F&P team has been fueling our Monday Mornings with motivational message and some amazing Sisterhood songs that get our days started right! One of our favorite parts about these morning messages: exporting some of our favorite inspiring lyrics from a few of our most amazing female songstresses.  Here are a few of our favorite songs!

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DPTaughtMe Greek Life Leadership and Mentorship Sorority and Fraternity DNC 2016 Coverage Divine Nine Greeks Speaking at the 2016 Democratic National Convention Sandra Bland Mom, Bill Clinton, Eric Holder

4 Dynamic 2016 DNC Speeches Made By D9 Greeks

The 2016 presidential race to the White House is heating up day by day and the conventions are definitely sparking some fire debates and discussions on our timelines. The Republican National Convention wrapped up last week, and this week it’s the Democrats time to shine. Just in case you missed it, here are four dynamic speeches given at the 2016 Democratic National Convention from a few dynamic members of the Divine Nine!

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6 Dynamic Greeks I Met at Blogging While Brown

Earlier this year, I was blessed to find out that I would be speaking at THE Blogging While Brown Conference in Washington D.C . This two day event was a safe haven of high level blogging information, camaraderie and bonding among the best and brightest brown bloggers in the nation. I had a strong inkling I would find my Greek Life family there. I mean, really, when you think of a group of leaders, NPHC members are not far behind. And my inkling was dead on. Here are a few of the amazing Divine Nine bloggers and leaders I ran into at the conference:

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DPTaughtMe, Watch The Yard, Beyond This Place, Real Zetas, Progressive Greek, Black Greeks Speak and the Harbor Institute come together to pose joint call to action press statement regarding the #BlackLivesMatter movement and NPHC & Greek Life Leadership and Involvement

#BLACKLIVESMATTER PSA: Black Greek Influencers Call For Divine Nine Members To Take Action

In the past few weeks, America has once again experienced the atrocious aftermath of what happens when tainted race relations, corrupt policing and community discourse goes unsolved. The  murder of Alton SterlingPhilando Castile and 5 Dallas police officers has reignited our nation’s unresolved racial injustice issues and the backlash has been incredibly disheartening and disturbing. In an attempt to take action and bring our communities together, your favorite Black Greek Influencers have come together to put out a joint statement concerning crooked policing practices, the Black Lives Matter movement, and the role Divine Nine members can play in bridging the gap.

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DPTaughtMe Highlights Best Tweets from Watch The Yard about Greek Fraternity and Sorority Life, Leadership, Mentorship and Influence #NoBillNoBreak Senate Sit In For Gun Control Laws

11 Tweets Only “Woke” Greeks Will Understand

In case you missed it, Watch the Yard WENT IN this past weekend on Twitter.  In a sea of  intriguing trends, this one is the mother of all online  Greek conversations. For a good hour, WTY had its Twitter trigga fingers ready with comments concerning Greek organizations, their purpose and the roles they play in today’s campus and community efforts.  Truth spewed out of each tweet so fast, you could have hosted a Twitter sermon and every retweet would have been a “PREACH”.

DPTaughtMe Highlights Best Tweets from Watch The Yard about Greek Fraternity and Sorority Life, Leadership, Mentorship and Influence

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DPTaughtMe Features Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Member & R&B Singer Asia Monique

Asia Monique: The Pretty Poodle With the Pipes

One of my favorite observances is Black Music Month. Not that I don’t listen to “black music” during the rest of the year. Besides, our cultural influence is in pretty much all the major genres. But in this particular month, we get to highlight all the great contributers; our favorite musical movers and shakers of our time and the next. As of late, I’ve been jamming Asia Monqiue‘s Looking Glass EP like crazy. I was wondering how I could feature her in the blog just because, but I was like “this aint Greek related”. But as I did more research, I found out she is a member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. So here we are….featuring this pretty poodle and her amazing talent.

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