Campus Style

We all love playing around with clothes and fashion, especially with Greek letters! Send us some of your favorite/cutest outfits for a chance to be featured on our “look of the week” where we will be spotlighting outfits that we absolutely adore! We would love for you to add a little bio of who you are, where you go to school, and where you get your inspiration!

Email us your submissions at greekstreak@greekstreak.com !  We can’t wait to see what you all send us!

In the meantime, we are using College fashionista to start this week off! Right now we are obsessed with capes.

 

 

Greek Streak’s Brand New Customization Tool

Want to design a shirt at Greek Streak but don’t know where to start? Use our brand new customization tool! This tool can be found if you go to “Single Orders” > “DESIGN TOOL”

Why is it so great? Because YOU get to be the designer, not us! There are three options to choose from: blank canvas, design template, or start where you left off with saved artwork.

Blank Canvas

Here you get to pick the type of shirt you want and then pick the color that that shirt comes in. Next, see what artwork we have in our gallery to add to your design. We have basic shapes and even designs you can see on group orders for fraternities and sororities. If you don’t see anything you like, you can even add your own image to put on your shirt! Add some text. Shoot us any questions you may have in the notes, and Voila! A shirt has been made!

Design Templates

Here you can choose from a number of our design templates we have featured on our website! Pick the design you want and add it to your favorite product!

Products to choose from

>Half-sleeves (both Men’s and Women’s sizes)

>V-necks

>Sweatshirts

>Tanks

We want YOU to be the designer and show off your Greek Streak gear! Tell your friends and tell them to start ordering today!

The Great Greek Spotlight- Leigh Ann Tuohy

Every week we will be honoring a Great Greek Woman to celebrate and showcase all that Greek Life does!

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This week we are honoring Leigh Ann Tuohy, a sister of Kappa Delta, who is an author and interior designer. However, she is most well-known for her role in the life of her adopted son, Michael Oher.

Leigh Ann was born in Tennessee and went on to attend University of Mississippi. While at Ole Miss she met her husband, Sean Tuohy, and was a member of Kappa Delta sorority as well as a cheerleader.

The Tuohy’s went on to own multiple fast food franchises and were raising 2 children in Memphis, TN when they met Michael Oher in 2004. Oher was a great football player but was being passed through different foster care homes. Oher attended school with Leigh Ann’s children. Leigh Ann and Sean decided to allow Oher to live with their family while providing love and support via tutoring and sports. They eventually adopted Oher and he went on to play football for Ole Miss and now the Baltimore Ravens.

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The story of the Tuohy’s and Michael Oher went on to become an award winning book called “The Blind Side: The Evolution of the Game” by Michael Lewis. The book was turned into an Academy Award winning movie with Sandra Bullock playing the role of Leigh Ann.

Since the successful movie, Leigh Ann went on to write a book about the experience called “In A Heartbeat: Sharing the Power of Cheerful Giving”.  In 2010 she was added as one of the three design teams for ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.

Kappa Deltas should check out our custom designs just for you! Also, check out more amazing Great Greek Women and Kappa Delta pride on our Pinterest!

The Great Greek Spotlight- Jerrie Mock

Every week we will be honoring a Great Greek Woman to celebrate and showcase all that Greek Life does!

This week we are honoring Jerrie Mock,a Phi Mu from Ohio State University who was the first woman to fly solo around the world.

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When Jerrie was 7 she took her first ride on an airplane and declared that one day she was going to fly an airplane too. Never losing her love for airplanes, she became the only female aeronautical engineering major at Ohio State University, where she also joined Phi Mu. During her time in a male-dominated major she earned respect through her grades starting when she got the only perfect score on a chemistry exam.

After leaving OSU she married her husband, Russell Mock, and went on to have 3 children. She worked as a producer for a radio station and began taking flying lessons. Both her and Russ earned their flying licenses and purchased a small plane. However, one day she turned to her husband and informed him that she was feeling bored. He jokingly told her that she should fly around the world and she decided to do just that.

The trip began March 19, 1964 in Columbus, Ohion and ended April 17 in Columbus.Mock completed the flight around the world in 29 days with 21 stopovers, flying 22,860 miles. She flew for 17 hours a day, the maximum airports would allow.

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She was awarded countless medals and honors but quietly returned to her private home life to raise her children. Her plane, The Spirit of Columbus, is hanging in the National Air and Space Museum. There is a statue of her at The Works Museum in Newark, Ohio. The United States Air Force named a street after her at Rickenbacker AFB in Ohio and September 14, 2014 was declared Jerrie Mock Day. She passed away in her sleep on September 30, 2014 at the age of 88.

Phi Mus should check out our custom designs just for you! Also, check out more amazing Great Greek Women and Phi Mu pride on our Pinterest!

Tis the Season

The holidays are all about the spirit of giving. It’s a time to give thanks for all that we have be it family, friends, and the opportunities we’ve been given, most importantly gives us the chance to give back to those that are not as well-off as we are.

Here are a few organizations that we fully support in spreading holiday cheer:

1. Operation Christmas Child

Something so ordinary such as a shoebox can go a long way. All you have to do is first, decide whether you would like to fill a show box for a boy or girl. Next, fill it with goodies that are appropriate for a certain age group. Wrap the shoebox in wrapping paper, and bring it to a local drop off point to be delivered to a child in need.

2. Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels provides food to senior citizens that are bound to the confines of their own homes as well as at senior centers. Volunteers help prepare food as well as deliever it to seniors. This provides seniors with the chance to have a friendly interaction with people, something they may not have had in a while.

3. The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army can be found everywhere during the holidays, I’m sure you’ve seen their signature red bucket and volunteer with the bell. They actually do much more than collect money, they provide adult, child, and international support as well as help with disaster relief. You can donate online, donate goods, or become the next person to ask for donations.

4. Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity provides safe and affordable homes for less-fortunate people to live. Especially during the holiday season when temperatures can drop to below freezing, its’ extremely important to get people off the streets and in a safe/warm environment. Houses are built all over the U.S. and the world! As a volunteer you personally help build homes or you could donate materials/money to help more homes be built.

The Great Greek Spotlight – Tory Burch

Each week we honor a Greek Greek woman to honor all that Greek Life does and continues to do. This week we are spotlighting the famous designer, Tory Burch.

Tory Burch is an extremely influential woman in the world of fashion. She is the CEO, Designer, and Chairman of her brand, Tory Burch. We all love her products, and were happy to find out that she is a member of Greek Life.

tory Tory graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Art History. While there, she joined the Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority. After graduating, she moved to New York City to pursue a career in the fashion industry. She worked as PR and marketing for some of the famous names in fashion such as Ralph Lauren and Vera Wang. However, she soon wanted to create her own name in the industry.

Tory started creating pieces in her own kitchen, but then expanded in 2004 to her first store in NYC’s NoLita neighborhood. After Tory Burch was endorsed by Oprah in 2005, she has taken the world by storm. She is now a global brand over 100 stores, products sold in over 3,000 department stores, and has her own website where she has her own magazine.

Tory has recieved countless recognition for all her work in the fashion industry. In 2008, she was named “Accessory Designer of the Year”, Glamour magazine’s “Women of the Year”, and has been named by Forbes as “One of the Most Powerful Women in the World”.
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Kappa Alpha Theta’s should check out our custom designs just for you.  Also, check out more amazing Great Greek Women and Kappa Alpha Theta pride on Pinterest!

The Great Greek Spotlight – Elizabeth Banks

Each week we are honoring a Great Greek Woman to celebrate all that Greek Life does! This week we are honoring another Great Greek Woman, Elizabeth Banks. 

Elizabeth Banks Elizabeth Banks is an accomplished actress and has appeared in famous films such as Pitch Perfect, Definitely Maybe, and The Hunger Games! Since the final installment of The Hunger Games is coming out very soon we wanted to shine a spotlight on her. Elizabeth graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Communications where she was a sister of Delta Delta Delta; she then earned her Master’s of Fine Arts in Theatre at the American Conservatory in San Francisco.

Elizabeth Banks Elizabeth has worked in many different kinds of films: from drama to comedy, the woman can do it all. She even started her own movie production company called Brownstone, in which she produced the smash hit Pitch Perfect. She has been nominated for countless awards such as the Emmy Awards and gone on to win the MTV Movie Awards for Best On-Screen Transformation and the Women in Film Award in 2009 as the “Face of the Future”.

There is no doubt that this is not the last we’ll see of Elizabeth Banks. Delta Delta Delta’s should check out our custom designs just for you! Find out about more Great Greek Women and Delta Delta Delta on Pinterest!

Sorority Style – Thanksgiving Day!

We all love to dress up for Thanksgiving because we see our family and friends that we haven’t seen in a while and want to look our best. I’m sure you’ve grown tired of what’s in your closets. (I certainly have!) Dresses are perfect for Thanksgiving because they are pretty and much more comfortable to sit in than pants, especially when you’re experiencing a food coma! We’ve scoured Forever21 to find our favorites that are all under $30!

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If your Thanksgiving is more casual, then check out our website for our newest promotion!

The Great Greek Spotlight – Condoleezza Rice

Every week we will be honoring a Great Greek Woman to celebrate and showcase all that Greek Life does!

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This week we are honoring Condoleezza Rice of Alpha Chi Omega. Condoleezza was the first African American woman to serve as Secretary of State as well as serve as a National Security adviser to the President. She graduated from University of Denver with a degree in Political Science, but originally had intended to major in Piano (which Alpha Chi Omega has ties to). In its constitution, the sorority states that, “the object of this fraternity is as follows: To attain the highest musical culture and to cultivate those principles that embody true womanhood.”

Condoleezza grew up in the very segregated deep South. She excelled in school and soon became somewhat of a musical prodigy with the piano in Birmingham, Alabama. Condoleezza was determined from a very young age, graduating high school at just the age of fifteen! She then went on to graduate from the University of Denver in 1974 with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, receive a Master’s degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1975, and earned her Ph. D also from the University of Denver in 1981.

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People were taking notice of Condoleezza’s accomplishments. She held the title of director of Soviet and Eastern Europe Affairs for the National Security Administration. Not too long after, the former President of the United States, George W. Bush appointed her as National Security Adviser!

Truly no woman has made such an impact in recent times more than Condoleezza Rice! In fact, Time Magazine named her one of “The Most Influential People in the World” from 2004-2007. She is now an accomplished businesswoman and has written memoirs and books on her experiences.

Alpha Chi Omega’s should look to see our custom design just for you! Also, check out more amazing Great Greek Women and Alpha Chi Omega pride on Pinterest!