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5 Fraternity Brothers Face Murder Charges For Hazing Death

AP | Kelly Chen | Posted 09.14.2015 | College

POCONO SUMMIT, Pa. (AP) — A grand jury has recommended charges against dozens of fraternity members in the death of a New York City college fres...

Timeless Advice for Generation A-Z

Debra Walton | Posted 07.17.2015 | College
Debra Walton

Some haven't got a clue about what they're going to do, or even what they might be capable of (I certainly can relate). But that's okay, it doesn't matter. The journey is what's important.

Another Unwarranted Attack on Hillary

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 09.16.2014 | Politics
Peter D. Rosenstein

Intentionally forgotten in the debate over what Hillary is paid is that the fees are donated directly to the Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation, a non-profit organization that Bill Clinton started to do good in the world after he left the White House.

New Bill Would 'Outlaw Physical Contact' During Fraternity Rituals

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 02.25.2014 | College

More than two months after a Baruch College freshman was killed during a fraternity initiation ceremony, a new bill would drastically expand the defin...

Mothers (and Fathers), Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Bullies

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 04.19.2014 | Politics
Lorraine Devon Wilke

A few key names to consider: Richie Incognito, Chris Christie, Michael Dunn; the Baruch College fraternity boys. What do they have in common, this odd group of disparate males? Bullying. Unacceptably aggressive behavior. "Boys will be boys" mentality. Yes, it's a motley crew.

College Hazing Death Ruled A Homicide

AP | Posted 02.14.2014 | College

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- The death of a New York City college student in what authorities have called a fraternity ritual has been ruled a homicide, ...

Finding Truth in Business and Beyond

Christine Bader | Posted 04.08.2014 | Business
Christine Bader

The metrics and values by which we construct business success comprise what we believe to be a false narrative of the world, which means serious risks to the world's most vulnerable communities.

A Lifetime Ban For Frat After Hazing Death

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | College

NEW YORK (AP) -- A college in New York City has banned a fraternity after a student's death in an alleged initiation ritual in Pennsylvania. Baruch...

Frat Cuts Ties With Chapter After Hazing Death

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | College

STROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A fraternity has revoked its affiliation with a New York City college chapter following the death of a student during what a...

Brothers Tried To Hide Fraternity Ties After Hazing Death

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

Police say members of Pi Delta Psi at Baruch College tried to cover up the fraternity hazing that caused the death of 19-year-old Chun "Michael" Deng....

Report: Elite Business School Altered GPAs

Posted 06.18.2012 | College

Allegations of "pay-to-play" schemes, in which interested parties are expected (with a wink and a nudge) to contribute money for the privilege of infl...

Chris Jordan : A Bold Light Artist Hits Iconic Icelandic Church

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.04.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's not that light artist Chris Jordan didn't find the sweeping supersonic jet-shaped façade of the church inspiring. He just wanted to make it visi...

Nike Faces New Worker Abuse Claims In Indonesia

Posted 09.12.2011 | Business

SUKABUMI, Indonesia (AP) -- Workers making Converse sneakers in Indonesia say supervisors throw shoes at them, slap them in the face and call them dog...

Only 5 Schools Do Right By Low-Income Students, Study Finds (PHOTOS)

Posted 08.02.2011 | College

According to a recent study, only 5 colleges are doing well by low-income students, the Chronicle of Higher Education reported on Wednesday. Th...

Understanding Homelessness in New York City

Steven Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Steven Cohen

Homelessness is not simply a result of the bad economy; it is also caused by the shrinking number of affordable housing options available to poor and working people in New York City.

Painter Julio Valdez: In the Same Path as the Sun

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jim Luce

Rarely have I been speechless when I walk into an exhibition, but the latest aqua paintings of Julio Valdez really touched me.

Hillary: It Ain't Over Yet!

Beverly Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Beverly Davis

The Hillary speech not only ignored Obama's historic win but was so laden with self-preservation and -aggrandizement it's clear that, although she is at the end of her candidacy, she is not done with her self-deluded power plays.