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Hazing Death

Vicious, Even Deadly, Hazing Still a Shameful College Tradition

Diane Dimond | Posted 10.13.2014 | Crime
Diane Dimond

High school and middle school kids have reported being subjected to and voluntarily submitting to hazing rituals. But younger kids come home after class or club events and observant parents can sense if something is wrong. It's those students who go away to school who are most vulnerable.

Student Likely Drowned During 'Men Of Honor' Hazing Ritual, Say Officials

Richmond Times-Dispatch | Mark Bowes | Posted 06.25.2013 | DC

Divers searching the Appomattox River for a missing Virginia State University student recovered a body Wednesday suspected to be that of the 19-year-o...

Cornell Frat Gets Stiff Penalty For Hazing Death

Posted 10.28.2012 | College

Sigma Alpha Epsilon, a former fraternity at Cornell University, received the maximum sentence for a conviction in the 2011 hazing death of a pledge, G...

Cornell Frat Found Guilty For Hazing Death

AP | Posted 06.28.2012 | College

ITHACA, N.Y. -- A fraternity has been found guilty of hazing in the alcohol poisoning death of a Cornell University student from New York City. The j...

Judge Set To Announce Charges In FAMU Hazing Death

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 08.14.2012 | College

ORLANDO, Fla. — A judge has set an October trial date for 11 marching band members charged with felony hazing in the death of a Florida A&M drum...

Defendant Says Robert Champion Wanted To Be Hazed

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 07.23.2012 | College

ORLANDO, Fla. — Robert Champion was known for his opposition to the hazing rampant in the Florida A&M University marching band, but he was vying...