| May 7, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Sylvester Young, a former music professor at Ohio University, has been selected as FAMU's new marching band director.
Officials at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee announced early last month that they were interviewing two people for the job of...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 9:36 AM
The only female band member charged in the hazing death of FAMU drum major Robert Champion was sentenced today to speak to high school and middle school students about "poor decisions" and the evils of hazing as punishment for her role in the deadly...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Nearly two years after the FAMU hazing death of Robert Champion, the university plans to announce Thursday whether its troubled marching band will travel to Orlando next month and perform for the first football game of the season.
Florida A&M University...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 1:23 PM
As students and parents trickled in and out of the quiet, shaded Westlake High School campus Monday, their voices dropped as they discussed hazing allegations stemming from the football team's recent trip to Hawaii.
Students said they had heard...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 10:12 AM
District and school officials are investigating an alleged hazing incident involving Westlake High School football players who were in Hawaii last week for games.
At least two players were taken into custody following the incident, which Honolulu police...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:09 AM
A fifth member of the Maine West High School boys soccer team has come forward alleging he was a victim of hazing last year.
According to a lawsuit filed Monday in Cook County Circuit Court, the unnamed soccer player was forced to the ground and...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Towson University's championship cheerleading team will be allowed to practice but not perform after an appeals committee decided to significantly reduce the sanctions over an alleged hazing incident, school officials said Tuesday.
| 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."...
| 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...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 3:56 PM
Prosecutors suggested Thursday that they are finished with plea deals that mete out light sentences of probation and community service to ex-band members charged in the hazing death of FAMU drum major Robert Champion.
During a plea conference, assistant...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Those of us who have sent children to college know that parental worries take a different turn when the kids are off on their own.
We worry that they will drink too much and not study enough. That they'll be mugged on their way back to the dorm. That a...