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Fraternity Pledge Addresses Members, Calls Hazing Incident at Miami University “Horrific and Barbaric”

OXFORD, Ohio —Eight fraternity brothers accused of hazing pledges pleaded guilty today in Oxford. Eighteen members of the Delta Tau Delta fraternity were charged various counts of hazing and assault stemming from an incident at the fraternity house last March. On Tuesday, Jason Londa, Nicholas Griswold, Joshua Plaster, Liam Newcomber,...

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Brigham Young University Removes ‘Homosexual Behavior’ as an Honor Code Violation, Same-Sex Couples Might be Allowed to Kiss and Hold Hands

By Scottie Andrew, CNN (CNN) Same-sex couples at Mormon-owned Brigham Young University have long been told they couldn't hug, hold hands, kiss or date in public. If they did, they'd risk an investigation by the feared Honor Code Office, as well as punishment at their church or expulsion from school....

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University of Michigan Staff Knew of Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Dr. Robert Anderson

Detroit Free Press | February 20, 2020 | Darcie Moran A police investigation found indications that University of Michigan staff members were aware of rumors and allegations of sexual misconduct by a former doctor for the school football team. U-M President Mark Schlissel recounted the finding surrounding Robert Anderson, who...

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