What You Googled This Week: Frat Ban Edition

By Angela Zhang | 11/4/16 10:40am

If you’re a ’20, odds are the extent of your Dartmouth social experience has been bopping around from dorm party to dorm party scrounging for alcohol. Then, of course, there’s the Heorot highlighter party and Pop Punk if you were lucky enough to get in, or the North Park/South House dance party if you were truly desperate. Bright-eyed, not-jaded and with a whole new social scene opening up to you, you’re probably overwhelmed with questions: 


First thing’s first, you’re going to want to familiarize yourself with the various houses and names – God forbid you accidentally call SigEp a sorority.

With open basements, you can also finally play ~Dartmouth pong~, the ultimate student pastime and for some, lifestyle. 


And of course, you’ll always want to be prepared for a night out with the essentials.

what is a fracket

There isn’t a very wide range of beverage selections, but you’re making the best with what you have:


As unaffiliated students, there’s a lot to Greek life that you might not understand but are curious about:

And, if the basement scene isn’t for you, know that there are plenty of other options for you to explore, both on and off campus:

And of course, you’re asking the most important question:


Angela Zhang