Hazing

Hazing, initiation ceremonies, bastardisation, ragging, or deposition, refers to the practice of rituals, challenges, and other activities involving harassment, abuse or humiliation used as a way of initiating a person into a group including a new fraternity, sorority, team, or club.

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Miami Attorney's Campaign Against Hazing Deaths Produces Two State Laws | Daily Business Review

Miami attorney David Bianchi represented the parents of a University of Miami freshman who drowned...

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Swastika, Confederate flags on display near Iowa elementary school 'sickens' school officials

The resident of a house next to a Des Moines elementary school displayed a painting of a swastika...

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Report: UCF fraternity under investigation for alleged hazing involving cocaine

A fraternity at the University of Central Florida is under investigation after allegations of hazing...

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Florence parents, students call for hazing solutions

About 40 parents, students, teachers and coaches packed the Florence-Carlton School District’s school board meeting Tuesday night to call on the school...

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Fraternity closes ASU chapter following hazing investigation

TEMPE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5)-- An Arizona State University fraternity chapter has closed after a hazing...

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Ohio firefighters terminated for hazing, bullying colleague

Three Ohio firefighters — including a high-ranking captain — have been terminated for hazing a...

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Frat at Florida college accused of forcing drugs on pledge

It was upon an appeal of that suspension that the recent allegation was reported. The fraternity is taking the allegation seriously, UCF Sigma Chi president Brian Walls said in a statement.

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ASU chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon closed by national office after hazing violations

The Arizona State University chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon was closed by its national office after...

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Florence Carlton School pushes for anti-bullying environment

An alleged case of hazing last month left four football players at Florence Carlton School suspended...

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Former Delt sentenced to 30 days in jail, but will serve no time

Tyler Glowaski, one of the Delta Tau Delta (Delts) fraternity brothers charged with assault and ...

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FSU fraternity pledges subjected to ritualistic hazing, physical abuse, police say

In September, 45 pledges to Florida State University’s Delta Tau Delta fraternity filed into a dim,...

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Ursinus College cancels swimming season after hazing violations

FOX 29's Lauren Johnson reports from Collegeville after a hazing investigation prompted Ursinus...

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Newsletter: How L.A. County buries its unclaimed dead

Monday is Cyber Monday, a term made up by marketers to encourage consumers to buy things online on...

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UCF suspends sorority amid hazing accusations

The University of Central Florida has suspended a sorority amid complaints that members forced others to drink and take drugs until they blacked out during hazing. An anonymous ...

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UCF fraternity suspended amid report of hazing, cocaine use

A fraternity at the University of Central Florida has been suspended after a tipster reported hazing...

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Editorial: Will criminal charges in OU death prompt change?

Whatever else Ohio University students learn this year, one of the most important lessons was delivered Monday by Athens County Prosecutor Keller Blackburn in the form of nine indictments. Blackburn ...

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St. Clair County prosecutor assigned to De La Salle hazing investigation

Special Prosecuting Attorney Michael D. Wendling, of the St. Clair County Prosecutor’s Office, has...

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Ursinus College cancels swimming team's season after hazing investigation

Ursinus College has canceled the remainder of the swimming season for both men's and women's teams...

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UCF Suspends Sorority Amid Hazing Accusations

The University of Central Florida has suspended a sorority amid complaints that members forced others to drink and take drugs until they blacked out during hazing. An anonymous ...

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Sorority suspended over hazing, drinking and drug use allegations

The University of Central Florida suspended a sorority after receiving an anonymous complaint of ...

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Gut-wrenching documentary shows Nolan Burch's death, hazards of hazing

A new, gut-wrenching documentary about the hazing death of Nolan Burch has been released, five years...

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Five Thoughts for a Friday

Time for reflection, adulation, and salutation

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De La Salle hazing case handed to St. Clair County Prosector’s Office

The Michigan Attorney General’s Office has assigned the Warren De La Salle hazing case to the St....

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Prosecutor: I don't need victim to charge De La Salle hazing suspects

Just because the De La Salle football hazing victim won't talk doesn't mean charges won't be filed,...

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Ursinus College cancels remainder of swimming season after hazing investigation

Ursinus College, a private liberal arts school outside Philadelphia, has canceled the remainder of...

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University of Central Florida sorority on interim suspension after allegations of hazing including...

(CNN)The University of Central Florida has placed a sorority on interim suspension following...

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Some say 'hazing' stops coyotes from becoming urbanized. Biologists aren't so sure

Then it was released as part of a study led by Quinn to determine whether hazing techniques —...

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Thrasher points to progress in fighting hazing at FSU

Two years after the hazing death of a fraternity pledge, Florida State University President John...

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4 Florence-Carlton football players punished for hazing

Four Florence-Carlton football players have been banned from extracurricular activities for the rest...

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9 people indicted in alleged hazing death

Nine people were indicted on a range of charges related to the alleged hazing death of an 18-year-old Ohio University student, officials announced. An...

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Felony charges highlight dangers of hazing

The parents of Collin Wiant have crusaded against hazing on college campuses since they lost their son at Ohio University when he was just an 18-year-old...

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UCF Frat Kappa Sigma Suspended for Alleged “Rigorous” Hazing

A University of Central Florida fraternity is suspended after a complaint of “rigorous” hazing....

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College cancels swimming season after hazing investigation

Ursinus College, a private liberal arts school outside Philadelphia, has canceled the remainder of...

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Chandler Unified settles suit for Hamilton hazing

Five unnamed students filed the litigation last year against the district and several administrators after a criminal investigation uncovered a possible...

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Pullman police say hazing 'back on the table' in WSU fraternity death

Pullman Police Chief Gary Jenkins said they are investigating whether hazing played a role in the...

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Parents of Teen in Hazing Incident Say ‘It’s Been Hell’

After 18-year-old Ohio University freshman Collin Wiant died in an alleged hazing incident at an...

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Former LSU Student Gets 5 Years in Pledge’s Hazing Death

A former LSU student was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison, but a judge suspended all but...

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Cornell Mock Trial Team Suspended for Semester Over Hazing in Fall 2018

The University placed the Mock Trial team on a temporary suspension for the fall 2019 semester for ...

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Nine Face Hazing-Related Charges in Death of Ohio University Student

The death of 18-year old Collin Wiant, who collapsed and died during an off-campus fraternity event...

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Matthew Naquin gets jail time in LSU hazing death

Matthew Naquin, who was found guilty of negligent homicide in the 2017 hazing death of LSU freshman, Max Gruver, is expected to serve two and a half years behind bars. After ...

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Thrasher points to progress in fighting hazing

Two years after the hazing death of a fraternity pledge, Florida State University President John Thrasher said Thursday a “major culture shift is...

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Nine people indicted in death of freshman at Ohio University off-campus fraternity house

Pi fraternity at Ohio University, were indicted this week, Athens County Prosecutor Keller Blackburn...

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Parents of Student Who Died in Ohio University Hazing Incident Warn It Can Happen to Anyone

After 18-year-old Ohio University freshman Collin Wiant died in an alleged hazing incident at an...

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9 charged after alleged hazing death of Ohio University student

Nine people are facing charges in the 2018 death of an Ohio University freshman after an alleged hazing. Collin Wiant, 18, died Nov. 18, 2018, from asphyxiation due to nitrous ...

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UA fraternity loses recognition after former member claims hazing injury

The UA has withdrawn recognition of the Theta Chi Fraternity after an investigation into incidents...

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9 people indicted in alleged hazing death of 18-year-old university student

Nine people were indicted on a range of charges related to the alleged hazing death of an...

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9 Charged After Student Dies Amid Alleged Frat Hazing

(Newser) – The death of an Ohio University student and a related investigation into alleged hazing...

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Former LSU student sentenced in fraternity pledge's death

A former Louisiana State University student has been sentenced to five years in prison in the 2017 ...

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Former LSU student gets 5 years in pledge’s hazing death

FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, file photo, Matthew Alexander Naquin, left, walks toward...

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Expelled LSU Student Sentenced to Five Years in Fraternity Hazing Death

Max Gruver, 18, died from alcohol poisoning after a hazing ritual at the fraternity house in 2017...

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Former LSU student gets 5 years for the hazing death of a fraternity pledge

Matthew Naquin, who was found guilty of negligent homicide earlier this year, was sentenced to five...

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WVU responds to hazing tragedy with awareness campaign

It’s been five years since Nolan Burch, a freshman at West Virginia University, was unable to...

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Penn State soon to unveil national report on Greek life, 55 colleges included

Pennsylvania State University said it will soon release the first national score card on...

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Death of San Diego State University student part of disturbing trend at nation's fraternities

Why did my child die in an incident that, on some level, involved a fraternity? Since early October,...

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Penn State will soon unveil first national report card on Greek life

Pennsylvania State University said it will soon release the first national score card on...

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University suspends 14 frats after college freshman dies

More than a dozen fraternities at San Diego State University have been suspended after a freshman...

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Why Did a Russian Soldier Shoot Eight of His Comrades in Siberia?

Why did a Russian soldier gun down eight of his comrades at a remote Siberian military base? The...

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‘Would You?’ WVU responds to hazing tragedy with awareness campaign

It’s been five years since Nolan Burch, a freshman at West Virginia University, was unable to respond to that plea as he lay on a board at the Kappa Sigma house where he had participated in ...

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December court dates set for 18 charged in alleged hazing incident at Miami University

Eighteen men facing criminal charges following an alleged fraternity hazing incident at Miami...

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4 frat deaths this month. 2 this week alone. What's going on with fraternity hazing?

In the past month, at least four young men have died in circumstances apparently related to college...

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Fraternity loses recognition at UA following hazing investigation

A fraternity at the University of Arizona has been kicked off campus for code-of-conduct violations...

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Federal judge reduces claims in suit related to 2017 hazing death at a Penn State fraternity

A federal suit claim that Penn State took advantage of the 2017 hazing death of Timothy Piazza to...

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December court date set for 18 charged in hazing incident

OXFORD — Eighteen men facing criminal charges following an alleged fraternity hazing incident at...

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15 years after pledge’s hazing death, relationship between CU and Boulder’s fraternities...

Fifteen years ago, the hazing death of University of Colorado freshman Gordie Bailey upended the...

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Documentary Brings Awareness to Dangers of Hazing

The parents of a West Virginia University student who died of alcohol poisoning after being found unconscious at a fraternity house have attended a documentary about the dangers of ...

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Delta Tau Delta fraternity, Theta Nu Xi sorority suspended for hazing at FSU

Multicultural Sorority announced Thursday are the latest indications that Greek life is still...

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WVU launches “Would You?” campaign 5 years after death of Nolan Burch

Five years following the death of Nolan Burch, West Virginia University has launched the “Would...

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4 frat deaths this month, 2 this week alone. What's going on with fraternity hazing?

In the past month, at least four young men have died in circumstances apparently related to college...

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'Hazing is destroying college campuses.' After fraternity injuries, Ohio moves to crack down on ...

Ohio University freshman Collin Wiant died after inhaling nitrous oxide as part of deadly hazing at...

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UofA withdraws recognition of fraternity due to hazing

The University of Arizona withdrew recognition of a fraternity after it violated school anti-hazing...

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