Stories tagged: hazing
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
Spokane Fire Chief Brian Schaeffer responded Tuesday to allegations of bullying, sexual harassment and hazing within the department that were exposed recently in a lengthy investigative report.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 1:47 p.m.
An off-campus party where a Florida State University fraternity pledge drank a lethal dose of alcohol was overflowing in beer and liquor, strippers and more than a dozen participants getting …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 7:52 p.m.
The 90-year charter of the Alpha Kappa Lambda fraternity has been revoked at Washington State University after concerns were raised over hazing, but university officials would not say exactly what …
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
Members of an unrecognized fraternity at a state college tortured a rat as part of illegal hazing that occurred inside the group’s house, according to police who announced charges against …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
Ten people will be arrested on hazing charges in the death of a Louisiana State University fraternity pledge after a night of drinking, LSU officials said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
When the members of Beta Theta Pi brought an unconscious, corpse-like Timothy Piazza up a flight of basement stairs on Feb. 2, their resident adviser took a look at the …
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 11 a.m.
An $8 million lawsuit against a fraternity at a northwestern Oregon college says a hazing incident resulted in a 20-year-old man losing his right eye.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 2:30 a.m.
Three suburban Philadelphia high school football players have pleaded guilty to menacing a freshman player with a broom handle on what the team called “No Gay Thursday.”
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 5:06 p.m.
I’ll make this clear before anyone begins to get too upset: Bullying and hazing have no place in organized sports, or in civil society for that matter.
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 5:01 p.m.
Huston Street, a pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels, has been in the major leagues since 2005 and has long been a star closer. His late father, James Street, was …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
Current, past baseball players criticize hazing restrictions that ban rookies from dressing as women
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 4:30 a.m.
That baseball hazing ritual of dressing up rookies as Wonder Woman, Hooters Girls and Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders is now banned.
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016, 2:26 p.m.
A Muslim Marine said he was called a terrorist and ordered into an industrial clothes dryer multiple times by a drill instructor who then turned it on, burning him, according …
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016, 8:08 p.m.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – The Marine Corps is considering possible punishments and potential courts-martial for up to 20 officers and enlisted leaders following investigations into the suicide of a 20-year-old …
Tue., May 17, 2016, 9:56 a.m.
Oregon State University has suspended the Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity for five years because of hazing and harassment.
Sat., Oct. 18, 2014
TRENTON, N.J. – As classes resumed in a New Jersey town for the first time since the arrest of seven high school football players on charges of sexually assaulting younger …
Sun., Feb. 5, 2012
PULLMAN – Washington State University’s conduct board has sanctioned the Pi Beta Phi sorority after finding the organization responsible for hazing and underage drinking. Dean of Students Melynda Huskey said …
Mon., May 9, 2011
Embroiled in allegations of hazing and alcohol abuse, the Sigma Nu fraternity at Washington State University was kicked off campus in 2007. Now the fraternity’s Delta Iota chapter, purged of …