The Asian Greek Council (AGC) is established to promote unity among Asian Greek-lettered organizations and to bring awareness of Asian/Asian American culture and heritage not only to their respective organizations, but also to the community as a whole. Comprised of multicultural Asian-interest Fraternities and Sororities, the Asian Greek Council (AGC) addresses concerns affecting both the Asian community on campus and around the world by partaking in cultural, education, political and philanthropic events. Through this council we hope to encourage a better understanding and communication amongst all Greek organizations at Binghamton University.
The Inter-Fraternity Council (IFC) promotes brotherhood and unity among all social fraternities. The fraternities united within this council have a sense of dedication and commitment not only to their respective organizations, but also to the University and the local community. The IFC seeks to promote in areas such as character building, leadership development, and the nurturing of responsibility and accountability among men. As a council, our goal is to uphold the highest ideals of fraternalism and to contribute to the overall mission at Binghamton University.
The fundamental purpose of the Latino Greek Council (LGC) of Binghamton University is to promote unity amongst, but not solely exclusive to the Latino(a) Greek-Lettered organizations, as well as within the community at large, while striving to uplift the consciousness about our various cultures and backgrounds.
To bring forth our Latino(a) based/Latino(a) oriented culture along with other cultures to discuss the issues, which currently affect the Latino community, and the strategies that we as college students must implement on an organizational and council level in order to empower our Latino constituencies.
The Latino Greek Council (LGC) shall promote the academic advancement of our people, which fosters respect, unity, and friendship between the members of the Council. Latino Greek Council at Binghamton University Est. 1994
The Multicultural Greek Council (MGFC) at Binghamton University acts as the governing body for all Multicultural fraternities and sororities. We strive to promote the highest quality of social, cultural, and community-oriented programming and events amongst member organizations and councils. Our goal is to also serve as a source of organizational growth in conjunction with academic preparation.
The National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) is a collaborative organization of nine historically predominantly African American, international Greek lettered fraternities and sororities. The nine NPHC organizations are sometimes collectively referred to as the "Divine Nine." This traditional council consists of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc., Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc., Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc., Iota Phi Theta Fraternity Inc.
The NPHC was formed as a permanent organization on May 10, 1930 on the campus of Howard University, in Washington, D.C. NPHC was incorporated under the laws of the State of Illinois in 1937. The council promotes interaction through forums, meetings and other mediums for the exchange of information and engages in cooperative programming and initiatives through various activities and functions.
Individually unique together complete, is the Panhellenic motto. Panhellenic Council (PC) represents the four social sororities at Binghamton University, ΑΕΦ, ΔΦΕ, ΦΣΣ, and ΣΔΤ. This council has elected board members who are constantly trying to improve Greek Life as much as possible. It organizes Fall and Spring Rush to ensure the excellence of the recruitment process for the individuals interested. Panhellenic Council (PC) also organizes charity events, such as the Panhellenic Pizza Party, which allows students to meet the girls in each sorority, in a fun and social event.
Being involved in one of these sororities gives the students a lifetime of memories and friends. It enables social networking, philanthropy events, and one-of-a-kind experiences. Panhellenic Council (PC) always works hard to ensure these values never change, but only get better.
The Professional Fraternity Council (PFC) is a council whose function generally is to represent, oversee, advice, and regulate professional fraternities/sororities on the Binghamton University campus. It is the main channel of communication among the professional fraternities/sororities and with the Binghamton University administration. It is also in charge of solving issues that may arise within the PFC and its affiliated fraternities/sororities. The Professional Fraternity (PFC) is charged with numerous responsibilities all of which ultimately are linked to the primary purposes of ensuring that all professional fraternities/sororities are able to offer strong opportunities and insight regarding their designated career/major and are able to offer a positive presence on the Binghamton University Campus.
The Professional Fraternity Council (PFC) accomplishes this purpose through a five person executive board, two magistrates, a Legislative Association composed of two delegates from all affiliated professional fraternities/sororities, and the Governors Council composed primarily of the individual presidents of each of the affiliated professional fraternities/sororities.
A professional fraternity/sorority is an organization whose principle goal is to help foster and facilitate connections between students of a similar major and/or career path. Each professional fraternity/sorority offers unique insight and support for its members in their academic and professional endeavors and seeks to develop strong social bonds of friendship of brotherhood/sisterhood among its members and alumni. This goal is accomplished through the application of professional, social, and philanthropic components.
Last Updated: 9/10/12