| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Though it hasn't always been clear, there are standards of behavior for college students, at least at the University of Connecticut and Yale. Both schools made that clear with recent and welcome actions.
UConn officials this past week suspended a...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:52 PM
Ohio State University recently fired the director of its vaunted marching band after reports of widespread hazing, which included giving new members offensive and sexist nicknames.
In response, some Buckeyes have rallied around embattled director...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:11 PM
An attorney for the family of a Northern Illinois University freshman who died after a pledge party earlier this school year has added 16 sorority members to a lawsuit he had filed against the fraternity and its members.
The wrongful death suit,...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 6:03 AM
Four members of Florida State University's chapter of Sigma Chi were arrested and face hazing charges after police say pledges had bottles of liquor taped to their hands and were encouraged to drink as much as possible, according to the Tallahassee...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Hazing in the NBA has always been about as sinister as a Dora the Explorer backpack, as menacing as a Hanson song.
If it were a reality television show, it could air on Nick Jr.
Cue the cute and cuddly Earl Clark dressed as a banana.
Cut to Quincy...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 3:59 PM
With the fall semester soon upon us, some incoming college freshmen, as well as their parents, may be wondering whether the student should consider joining a fraternity or sorority. And it's something students in high school may be thinking about as...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:27 PM
FAMU got off probation Tuesday, lifting a yearlong penalty sparked in part by the hazing death of Marching 100 drum major Robert Champion in Orlando.
"While we celebrate, let's also remember we have to keep up the good work that led to this outcome,"...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Chen “Michael” Deng traveled with a group of as many as 30 friends to a sparsely populated area of Pennsylvania for a weekend of what was supposed to be fraternal bonding. It cost him his life, officials say.
Deng, 19, a freshman at Baruch...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Cornell has placed its men's lacrosse team on temporary suspension and canceled all "fall ball" competitions pending an investigation into a hazing incident last Friday, the school said today in a statement.
The penalty was due to allegations of "coerced...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Cornell University released its report Sunday on incidents that led to the suspension of the men's lacrosse team from fall events. The report reveals what it calls a "presence of a culture within this group of treating new members as less than equals."...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 4:53 AM
The Maine West High School soccer coach at the center of hazing allegations has agreed to withdraw his challenge to the district's decision to seek his dismissal, district officials said Monday night.
In exchange, the district will fulfill its...