The name "Venus in Furs" has many well-known and acclaimed modern connotations to it. The first is a song off of The Velvet Underground's 1967 album, "The Velvet Underground and Nico." The second is a 19th century dramatic novella by Leopold com Sacher-Masoch about which that song is based.
iitAIAS is the IIT chapter of the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS), a national organization. It is an independent, nonprofit, student-run organization dedicated to providing programs, information, and resources on issues critical to an architectural education.
At the beginning of each semester, the Greek chapters of Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) organize Rush Week, a week of interesting events that help prospective members see what Greek life at IIT is about, and what the caliber of students involved looks like. This year’s Fall Rush Week exceeded the expectations of many. Danielle Boer, Kappa Phi Delta’s Greek Council representative from last fall, had a few thoughts about Greek life as whole.
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