Laker Life Briefs 9/19


Sabrina Edwards, Laker Life Editor

Ice Cream Social with psychology clubs

On Wednesday, Sept. 21, students who are interested in learning more about psychology can attend the program’s ice cream social.

The event will run from 6-7 p.m. in room 2270 in the Kirkhof Center. There will be multiple psychology organizations there for students to get to know including Psi Chi, the Psychology Club and Psych Friends.

Psi Chi is the oldest psychology group on campus and is the International Honor Society in Psychology.

The event is free for those who are interested. Besides ice cream, there will also be trivia and information about each club.

Register for recruitment

For those interested in joining a sorority registration for 2022 Panhellenic Recruitment is live now through the end of the week. The registration period will be ending on Sept. 23 with formal recruitment beginning that day. In order to join a sorority, those interested must preregister online through campus director at This signs students up for all sorority recruitment options and costs $30.

As well as the Panhellenic recruitment, there are three other councils that will be recruiting: the Interfraternity Council, the Multicultural Greek Council and the National Pan-Hellenic Council. Each of these groups has its own ideals alongside supporting different charities to give students who join a chance to give back to the community.

GVSU Greek Life focuses on aiding in the development of leadership skills through social and philanthropic activities. For more information on these groups and their recruitment days, students can follow @gvsufsl on Instagram.

Donate blood to help save lives

Versiti Blood Center of Michigan will be holding blood drives this week for students.

All donations go to hospitals nearby to help save patients’ lives. The first will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday Sept. 20 at the Kirkhof Center in room 2263. The following day there will be one in the Kirkhof Center in room 2215/2216 at the same time.

Get to know Campus Ministry

On Friday, Sept. 23 Campus Ministry will be holding multiple events for students.

There will be pizza at John Ball Park from 5 to 7 p.m. at John Ball Park followed by ultimate frisbee at GVSU’s field #1 from 7 to 10 p.m.