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Zoom nights, no parties, and a $1,000 bill: What it’s like to belong to a college sorority during the pandemic

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the traditional college experience has been upended for students across the US, and “normal” college activities have halted. Greek life, which is predicated largely on social interaction, looks different. Major events have been postponed, cancelled, or moved online. But at many colleges, including the University of […]
Zoom nights, no parties, and a $1,000 bill: What it’s like to belong to a college sorority during the pandemic
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Cornell freshmen were forced to chug wine, liquor, beer, and milk during a ‘dirty rush’ frat party, according to a lawsuit. One frat pledge was found dead in a gorge 2 days later.

Antonio Tsialas, 18, attended a Phi Kappa Psi “dirty rush” party at Cornell University on Oct. 24. He was found dead in a gorge two days later. The party “Christmas in October,” featured seven rooms of drinking games, according to a lawsuit. Freshman were “encouraged or coerced” to drink large […]
Cornell freshmen were forced to chug wine, liquor, beer, and milk during a ‘dirty rush’ frat party, according to a lawsuit. One frat pledge was found dead in a gorge 2 days later.
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More hazing complaints hit Ohio University, leading to the suspension of the marching band, 3 sororities, a professional fraternity, and all social fraternities

In the past two weeks, several hazing allegations have been brought against social groups at Ohio University, resulting in the college suspending all of its 15 social fraternities, three sororities, a professional fraternity, and the marching band. After OU’s Sorority & Fraternity Life Office held informational sessions about what hazing […]
More hazing complaints hit Ohio University, leading to the suspension of the marching band, 3 sororities, a professional fraternity, and all social fraternities
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12 disturbing pictures that show what life is like in an American fraternity

For seven years in the 2000s, photographer Andrew Moisey captured what life was like in an unnamed fraternity at an undergraduate university in the US. A decade later, these shots comprise the bulk of Moisey’s new photobook, “The American Fraternity: An Illustrated Ritual Manual,” published by Daylight Books. Shot in […]
12 disturbing pictures that show what life is like in an American fraternity
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Frat brothers at Yale are adding water stations and bouncers to parties after multiple women say members sexually assaulted them

Yale’s Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity released proposed reforms to improve an environment some students describe as sexually unsafe. The proposed reforms were created by fraternity members. Yale University has indicated that it doesn’t plan to sanction DKE related to allegations of misconduct within the organisation. Following allegations of sexual misconduct […]
Frat brothers at Yale are adding water stations and bouncers to parties after multiple women say members sexually assaulted them