Coeducational Fraternities Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Suspended fraternity: Offensive video was 'satirical sketch'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Video showing a group of men laughing at performances punctuated by racist language against blacks, Jews and Hispanics and simulated sex acts has roiled the campus of Syracuse University, and a fraternity there has been suspended. SYRACUSE, N.Y. - A fraternity suspended at Syracuse University over an offensive video said in an apologetic statement on Friday that the activities were intended as a "satirical sketch" depicting an uneducated, intolerant person.

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  2. Racist video was a "satirical sketch," Syracuse frat saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | CBS News

    "Each semester our new members are given the opportunity to write and act out a skit, in order to roast the active brothers. This event was never intended to be centered around racism or hate," the New York school's Theta Tau chapter said on its website.

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  3. Syracuse frat says racist oath was satire - of a RepublicanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Boston.com

    Leaders of a Syracuse University fraternity chapter have apologized for a leaked video in which a member swore an oath ''to always have hatred in my heart for'' black, Hispanic and Jewish people - each referred to with unprintable slurs. But the oath was not serious, according to a statement that appeared on Tau Theta Tau's website early Friday morning, after the university suspended the chapter.

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  4. Greeks for GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Catholic.net

    These communities, collectively known as Greek life, are known for attracting some of the highest achieving and most involved students. Some of the world's most influential leaders, including numerous U.S. presidents, 40 Supreme Court justices, a majority of the members of Congress, and 43 out of 50 of the world's most powerful CEOs were once involved in Greek life during their college years.

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  5. Beer board approves permits to allow some beer, wine at UTCRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2018 | Nooga.com

    Some beer and wine will be allowed on UTC's campus, but students won't be allowed to partake. Students still won't be allowed to drink on UTC's dry campus, but the beer board approved permits for alcohol to be available at some of the university's events.

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  6. Engineers' fraternity says offensive video was 'satirical sketch' about RepublicanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Inside Bay Area

    A fraternity suspended at Syracuse University over an offensive video said in an apologetic statement on Friday that the activities were intended as a "satirical sketch" roasting a Republican member of the group. "Each semester our new members are given the opportunity to write and act out a skit, in order to roast the active brothers.

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  7. Syracuse University fraternity apologizes for 'racist' videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | Daily Mail

    What would YOU do with all the money in the world? Twitter users reveal what they'd splash their cash on if they were rich - from eating in restaurants 'every day' to solving world hunger Has Google FINALLY made a decent Android messaging service? Firm unveils 'Chat' in an effort to compete with iMessage and Facebook Messenger Pale, gaunt and 'antsy' Prince is seen in his doctor's office a day before his death and his assistant is seen on multiple trips to Walgreens to collect pills, in new videos of the star's final hours Syracuse University's chapter of the Theta Tau fraternity has apologized for a 'racist' video in which new members used slurs like 'n*****' and 'k***' The chapter explained on Thursday that the video was a 'satire' skit, meant to make fun of a brother who is a conservative Republican 'Anyone of color or of any marginalized group who has seen this video has every right ... (more)

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  8. Fraternity, sorority suspended at UALRRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A fraternity and sorority have been suspended after reports of a video reportedly showing the groups singing a song and using racial slurs. According to KARK, the action was taken by the University of Arkansas at Little Rock against the Chi Omega sorority and Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity in connection with the video.

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  9. Undergrads elect 10 new ASUNM senatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | The Daily Lobo

    The undergraduate study body elected 10 new students to serve as senators for the Associated Students of the University of New Mexico Wednesday evening. The elected senators, in order of descending vote count, are as follows: Selina Montoya, TA a Salazar, Jacob Silva, Sara AlMidany, Mohammed Jaber, Emerald Goranson, Holly Gallegos, Gabriel Ruja, Nick Morgan and Isez Roybal.

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  10. Fraternity and Sorority Life assistant director namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | The Shorthorn

    According to a UTA Student Affairs Dispatch newsletter, Wilson is from Fort Worth, Texas. In 2014, she graduated from Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas with a Bachelor of Arts in communication studies and a minor in leadership studies.

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  11. It's not just Cal Poly a " racist frat video outrages NY campus, prompts suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | The Fresno Bee

    Syracuse University Chancellor Kent Syverud announced that the Theta Tau fraternity was suspended over videos with racist, sexist content. Syverud, described the video involving members of Theta Tau, a professional engineering fraternity, as racist, anti-Semitic, homophobic, sexist and hostile to people with disabilities.

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  12. UA Little Rock responds to 'racially insensitive incident' involving video of fraternity and sororityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Arkansas Times

    UA Little Rock posted a statement on Facebook today from Chancellor Andrew Rogerson about what it described as a "racially insensitive incident" last weekend: "Over the weekend, there was a racially insensitive incident involving individuals within two Greek organizations at UA Little Rock. The students were singing a rap song that was recorded in a video that contained offensive lyrics."

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  13. Drexel prez: Tim Piazza's death still weighs on me. Tougher penalties for hazing necessaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Philly.com

    The measure – which unanimously passed the Senate on April 18 and is in the House for consideration - would require Pennsylvania colleges and universities to create anti-hazing policies and publish online a partial account of all hazing incidents. It would also add stiffer penalties for individuals and organizations accused of hazing and offer legal protections to those who call 911 to report an incident.

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  14. CNN To Air Special Report On Beta Theta Pi Hazing CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Onward State

    CNN will air a special report on the Beta Theta Pi case surrounding Tim Piazza's death at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 14. The report is entitled "Deadly Haze: Inside the Fraternity Crisis" and "takes an in-depth look at what happened to Piazza inside the walls of the Beta Theta Pi house and the alleged coverup that ensued." The special also includes "insight" from Sara Ganim, who won a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the Sandusky Scandal and now works as a CNN Correspondent.

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  15. Annual Day of Caring to kick off spring seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Gannon Knight

    Gannon University students, faculty and staff will congregate in the Hammermill Center at 8 a.m. Saturday to kick off Gannon's annual Day of Caring volunteer event. According to Sara Nesbitt, the program coordinator for the Center for Social Concerns, there will be snacks to help fuel volunteers before they do what she refers to as "spring cleaning" in the Erie community Nesbitt said it's a one-day service event that used to be run throughout Erie County by United Way but is now run by Keep Erie Beautiful, a subset of Keep America Beautiful.

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  16. IFC/Panhel Spring Carnival To Celebrate Greek UnityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Onward State

    Penn State's Greek community will host its annual spring carnival from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 15, on the HUB lawn. The carnival will feature bounce houses, carnival games, and food and is free for all ages.

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  17. Greek Row homes carry history with themRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Shorthorn

    The project involves a wall of uniquely painted squares within the fraternity house. He said the brothers chose the concepts of each square.

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  18. Southern breaks ground on new Championship Plaza to honor Jaguars athleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Advocate

    Photo: Courtesy of Naville Oubre / SU Communications - - Brian LaFleur , Al Harrell , Roman Banks , Ray L. Belton , Paula Clayton , Ann Smith , Donald Henry , David Mougeot , Duane Mizell and Blake Panepinto pose in front of Mumford Fieldhouse on the campus of Southern University during a groundbreaking ceremony for construction of the Tony Clayton Championship Plaza. Photo: Courtesy of Naville Oubre / SU Communications - - Brian LaFleur , Al Harrell , Roman Banks , Ray L. Belton , Paula Clayton , Ann Smith , Donald Henry , David Mougeot , Duane Mizell and Blake Panepinto pose in front of Mumford Fieldhouse on the campus of Southern University during a groundbreaking ceremony for construction of the Tony Clayton Championship Plaza.

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  19. Getting to know your professor beyond the lecture hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Cavalier Daily

    The University is truly unique in the way it supports strong relationships between students and professors both inside and outside of the classroom. When I was an incoming first-year, I remember feeling intimidated by the advice to "make personal connections with your professors," as I figured my college experience would be a series of big lecture halls with scary, unapproachable professors teaching from behind podiums.

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  20. Opinion: ASU Greek life stereotypes are founded in sexismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | State Press

    When I went through formal recruitment in the fall 2017 semester, I never expected to hear so much negativity and disdain for sorority women from those around me. Some of the comments I heard were the typical blanket statements on how sorority women weren't ambitious and joined these organizations for parties and boys.

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