[ExI] Groups

hkhenson hkhenson at rogers.com
Sun Jun 22 14:22:24 UTC 2008

At 04:41 AM 6/22/2008, MB wrote:


>They had no effect on academics, but they ran the social scene 
>generally, and those
>of us too poor or geeky or shy, who were not joiners or selected, were quite
>peripheral *socially* even though we were the majority of the 
>student body.  Not
>that we didn't have a social life, we did and it was full, but different.

Based on long observation of self selection, I would bet that few if 
any of the list readers were members of a fraternity or a sorority.

>I have no idea if other small schools were like this.

The U of Arizona had perhaps 13,000 students when I first went there 
in 1960.  It was very much like this, the social scene and student 
government being run by the fraternity and sorority kids.


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