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Ohio State Students Start Fraternity for Gay Students

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ABC 6 News
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February 5, 2013

Several Ohio State students are starting a new fraternity that's different from all the others on campus. That's because Sigma Phi Beta is for gay students. The students organizing this say they want to create a safe space for gay students to be themselves. "Even if there are people that feel comfortable in this city and at this university, if there are people that still are unsure about Greek life and it's something they want to participate in, they should have the opportunity to do that," said President Ethan Fink. There are already groups on campus for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students, but these "Founding Fathers" say those groups don't have the strong bond that they get with brotherhood.