Stories tagged: fraternity
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 24, 2019
The Whitman County coroner confirmed Monday that Samuel Martinez, a 19-year-old Washington State University freshman, died of acute alcohol intoxication during a party at his fraternity house last month. Coroner …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 19, 2019
The Whitman County Coroner’s Office has determined Washington State University student Sam Martinez died four hours before the first 911 call reporting his condition last Tuesday. The Alpha Tau Omega …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 13, 2019
The member of the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity was discovered unconscious and not breathing Tuesday morning, and was declared dead in the fraternity house just after 8:30 a.m. Police are …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 26, 2018
Whitman County prosecutors say there is insufficient evidence to prosecute a former Washington State University student accused of sexually assaulting another student at the Delta Upsilon fraternity in the fall …
UPDATED: Wed., May 9, 2018
Dominique Stewart, who is black, says she was humiliated on the night of Feb. 21, 2015, while she was waiting for a friend in front of the Phi Delta Theta …
Thu., April 19, 2018
Video showing a group of men laughing uproariously at performances punctuated by racist language against blacks, Jews and Hispanics and simulated sex acts has roiled the campus of Syracuse University, …
UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018
A judge for a second time has tossed out the most serious allegations against 11 Pennsylvania State University fraternity brothers who were arrested following the death of fraternity pledge Timothy …
Thu., Dec. 21, 2017
The student-run organizations that oversee the University of Idaho’s Greek system have approved an indefinite ban on parties involving alcohol, following the lead of counterparts at Washington State University in …
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017
Prosecutors want a new judge to be appointed as they pursue reinstated criminal charges in the death of a pledge after a Penn State fraternity party earlier this year.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 13, 2017
Investigators are filing new charges after recovering deleted security camera footage taken in a Penn State fraternity house the night a pledge consumed a dangerous amount of alcohol and suffered …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017
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 …
Tue., June 6, 2017
After a toga party resulting in the hospitalization of two minors, nearly 80 charges and two arrests, the Oregon State University chapter of Phi Delta Theta is on track for …
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017
A pair of fraternities shut down in 2012 and 2014 will return to Washington State University’s Greek Row this fall as associate members and may earn full membership by spring …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 7, 2017
Police say a Penn State University fraternity did not summon paramedics for a student who fell down a stairwell until about 12 hours after the incident. He later died.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017
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.
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016
A University of Idaho fraternity remains suspended for the remainder of the academic year after a university investigation found that the fraternity engaged in behavior inconsistent with the university’s policies.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016
Citing too many alcohol-related incidents at Greek parties this semester, Washington State University’s Greek community has imposed a ban on all social events hosted by fraternities and sororities – regardless …
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016
Pullman Police say they were unable to find sufficient evidence three women were drugged at the Delta Upsilon fraternity in early September.
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016
A 21-year-old Washington State University student was found dead early Monday at a fraternity house on Pullman’s College Hill.
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016
The Delta Sigma Phi fraternity at the University of Idaho has been suspended for an unspecified conduct violation and an investigation is underway, according to a university news release.
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016
A man convicted of raping a woman outside a University of Idaho fraternity house has had his conviction and sentence vacated and he has been resentenced to probation.
Sun., Sept. 11, 2016
Authorities investigating a report of sexual assault at a Washington State University fraternity house are also trying to determine if women were drugged there.
Mon., Sept. 5, 2016
Authorities are investigating after an 18-year-old woman reported that she was sexually assaulted at a Washington State University fraternity house.
Sat., Sept. 3, 2016
A female Washington State University student reported being raped at the Delta Upsilon fraternity this weekend and another reported being becoming ill after drinking alcohol, according to the Pullman Police …
Wed., May 25, 2016
The National Forest Service says workers have cleaned up a half-mile-wide swath of trash left behind by about 1,000 campers after an annual trip to a California lake by fraternity …
Tue., May 17, 2016
Oregon State University has suspended the Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity for five years because of hazing and harassment.
Mon., April 18, 2016
A report commissioned by the University of Oregon says the school’s fraternity and sorority members earn social status by drinking themselves into a stupor.
Wed., April 13, 2016
PULLMAN – Two students may have been drugged at a Washington State University fraternity house, and one was hospitalized “due to life-threatening blood alcohol levels,” officials said Wednesday.
Mon., March 14, 2016
A Whitman College fraternity’s social schedule was suspended last week by its peers after a number of sexual misconduct allegations were reported against members of Phi Delta Theta.
Sun., April 7, 2013
A University of Idaho student injured after falling from a three-tiered bunk bed at the Delta Chi house following a party two years ago is now suing the national fraternal …