| Jun 6, 2014
| 7:30 AM
How childish, immature and senseless was the Towson University cheerleaders' hazing ritual ("Towson U. hazing details released," June 4).
The veteran cheerleaders taunted the new ones by having them wear diapers, offering them alcohol (some were under...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Hal Stuart was appalled to learn his son was dunked in ice water, beaten with a paddle and driven around blindfolded in a speeding car, all part of a 2012 fraternity initiation at Salisbury University.
Hoping to prevent other college students from...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:18 PM
Baltimore school officials are investigating hazing allegations involving the Paul Laurence Dunbar High School football program, and parents are protesting the possibility that the school's celebrated coach might be removed.
School officials declined to...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:30 AM
The state’s felony hazing law withstood a constitutional challenge today in a case involving an NIU student who authorities said died after drinking too much alcohol at a pledge party.
The law prohibiting hazing is not overly broad or so vague...
| May 27, 2014
| 5:34 PM
E-cigarettes now are banned in Downers Grove District 99 high schools. The previous rule prohibited smoking and the use of tobacco on school grounds and at any school-sponsored events or activities. The ban comes as school districts statewide have...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Maine Township High School District 207 board members delayed their vote on the recommended dismissal of a teacher implicated in a hazing incident at Maine West High School last year, according to a release from the district.
According to the release...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:04 AM
Attorneys for five men charged with felony hazing after a Northern Illinois University fraternity pledge died following a night of heavy drinking are challenging the state’s hazing law, saying it’s unconstitutionally vague.
| May 7, 2014
| 11:11 AM
STORRS — A University of Connecticut sorority that was under investigation for alleged incidents of hazing has been stripped of its registration and recognition at the school, a spokesperson said Wednesday.
The Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority is barred...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 11:11 AM
STORRS — The University of Connecticut has temporarily suspended a fraternity and sorority accused in a hazing incident.
Letters notifying the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority and the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity of their "interim suspension" were...
| 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...