Gamma Tau, University of North Texas, Group Shot - 2015

Uncommon Support: Recovery and Fraternal Brotherhood

Often times when Greek life, fraternity and sorority organizations at colleges and universities, receives public attention it is attributable to negative undertones. Take for example a recent op-ed in Inside Higher Ed, which explores everything from sexual assault, suspensions, to wild parties and destruction of property. Truth be told – there have been nefarious actions…

Collegiate Recovery Saved My Life: Graduation

A little over 2 years ago, I penned a piece titled “How Collegiate Recovery Saved My Life”. Now, as I stand on the precipice of graduating, I realize how true the article really is. As a student, and person, in long-term recovery the last 3 years of my life have been immensely rewarding, challenging, scary,…