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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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A disturbing 116-page document leaked from a Swarthmore fraternity was filled with racist, homophobic, and sexist jokes — and even referred to a ‘rape tunnel’ and ‘rape attic’

Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania has suspended all fraternity activities in the wake of a disturbing, leaked document filled with racist, homophobic, and misogynistic jokes and references. The documents even make light of sexual assault, referring to a “rape tunnel” and “rape attic” at a different fraternity. Protestors staged a sit-in […]
A disturbing 116-page document leaked from a Swarthmore fraternity was filled with racist, homophobic, and sexist jokes — and even referred to a ‘rape tunnel’ and ‘rape attic’
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Mother of Northwestern basketball player who died by suicide blames sorority’s alleged hazing rituals for causing her daughter ‘severe anxiety and depression’

Former Northwestern University basketball player Jordan Hankins died by suicide in January 2017, when she was 19 years old. Her mother, Felicia Hankins, is now suing the sorority Alpha Kappa Alpha and nine of its members. Felicia Hankins claims the sorority’s alleged hazing led her daughter to take her own […]
Mother of Northwestern basketball player who died by suicide blames sorority’s alleged hazing rituals for causing her daughter ‘severe anxiety and depression’
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One of the world’s most prestigious business schools has suspended a key ritual after students complained of being ‘humiliated’

Insead, the world’s second best business school, has suspended its “welcome week” after complaints from students. Two new students at the French university complained they were made to undertake “humiliating” initial rituals during the week, the FT reports. Details of the incident have not been released, but it is subject […]
One of the world’s most prestigious business schools has suspended a key ritual after students complained of being ‘humiliated’