Unanimity in Thought and Action
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National Panhellenic Council emerged out of a pursuit to inspire and support the community, and a desire for actions to speak louder than words. Established in 1993, we’re an organization driven by progressive ideas, bold actions, and a strong foundation of support. Contact us to learn more and get involved.
ARTICLE XI: HUMAN RIGHTS CLAUSE: Section 1. In no aspect of its programs shall there be any difference in the treatment of persons on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, status as a U.S. veteran, service in the U.S. military, sexual orientation, gender identity, association preferences, or any other classification which would deprive the person of consideration as an individual. The organization will guarantee that equal opportunity and equal access to membership, programming, facilities, and benefits shall be open to all persons.
ARTICLE III: HAZING Section 1. All forms of hazing or pre-initiation activities which are defined as hazing shall be banned. Hazing is defined as any action taken or situation created, intentionally, whether on or off organization premises to produce mental or physical discomfort, embarrassment, harassment or ridicule.
a. Such activities and situations include creation of excessive fatigue; physical and psychological shocks; wearing, publicly, apparel which is conspicuous and not normally in good taste; engaging in public stunts and jokes; morally degrading or humiliating games and activities; and any other activities which are not consistent with the regulations and policies of the educational institution.
b. If evidence is reported that a member fraternity or sorority is hazing, the charges will be turned over to the University for an official investigation. c. Further action may be taken by the NPHC Executive Board as deemed necessary.
Section 2. Every chapter is expected to follow both their National Organization’s policies on hazing, as well as any rules/policies from the University of Florida.