Greeks Take The Lead

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 Program Description

The Greeks Take the Lead Program is a mandatory workshop series for all fraternity and sorority chapters that are currently registered student organizations (RSOs) or are hoping to become a RSO. The Greeks Take the Lead Program serves as a way to help fraternity and sorority students feel empowered by providing further education on how they can intervene and end sexual violence in their chapters and greater community. All chapter presidents and risk managers (or another leadership member, if your chapter does not have a risk manager) participate in leadership-based interactive training, and all general members are required to choose a workshop focused on a specialized topic.

 The "Greeks Take the Lead" Program serves to:

  • Educate MSU fraternity and sorority members to promote positive social change around gender-based violence in their communities.
  • Shift attitudes, beliefs, behaviors and norms on topics pertaining to gender-based violence against MSU fraternity and sorority student populations in an effort to stregthen the culture of prevention and support in their communities.
  • Build upon primary university-level prevention programming completed by MSU fraternity and sorority members to explore topics in gender-based violence specific to their experiences.
  • Center equity in progammatic efforts so that they are relevant to and reflective of the experiences of various communities and identity groups in MSU fraternity and sorority life.

Greeks Take the Lead Resource Guide for Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct (RVSM)

Check out our resource guide specifically designed for students in fraternities and sororities! 

This guide provides information on reporting RVSM incidents, supporting survivors of sexual or relationship violence, intervention strategies and support resources for survivors (and co-survivors).


2022 Workshops

Registration for GTTL general member sessions is NOW OPEN! Registration is required for all individuals who are planning to attend a general member session. Sessions are only open to members of the IFC, MGC, NPHC, and PC organizations. Contact your chapter president for information about registration. There are capacity limits for each session, so sign up soon!  

All sessions will occur synchronously on Zoom webinars and individuals will receive the appropriate Zoom links after they register for their desired session. Please see the photo below for the specific dates and times for the general member sessions.  


Accommodations are available for individuals who believe that attending a session about gender-based violence prevention will be too difficult for them given past experiences. Accommodations can be accessed through the registration form or through contacting directly. Please note that the inbox is monitored by Prevention, Outreach and Education staff who are exempt resources on campus, meaning that they are not required to file a report of any instances of gender-based violence that they learn about.

If you have additional questions, comments, or concerns, please reach out to We look forward to having you all in attendance!


2021-22 Greeks Take the Lead Feedback Form

The Prevention, Outreach and Education Department and Michigan State Fraternity & Sorority Life are looking to capture feedback from fraternity and sorority students on potential topics to include for “Greeks Take the Lead” in this upcoming academic year.  

Please fill out this anonymous interest form if you are an undergraduate fraternity or sorority member and would like to provide feedback on topics you'd like to be incorporated into Greeks Take the Lead program.  Feedback provided by Friday, October 1st will be prioritized, but please feel free to fill out this form any time afterwards.

Frequently Asked Questions