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  1. A letter from the Vietnamese Student AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... part of a scavenger hunt item to "hook up with three Asians." And this past December, a campus fraternity, Phi Delta Theta, published a Christmas card of its members posing alongside a dark-skinned female blow up doll. These incidents remind us of ...

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  2. Editorial: Students survive texting scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Capital-Journal

    Washburn University officials decided not to expel or academically suspend students who participated in an exchange of sexually charged text messages, although punishment has been handed down to those involved, who were members of Phi Delta Theta fraternity. National officials for the fraternity have suspended or permanently separated some of its members, although the fraternity will remain on campus.

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  3. Investigation concludes at Washburn fraternity over vulgar, explicit text messagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Washburn University and Phi Delta Theta General Headquarters have concluded their investigations of the lewd messages posted by some members of the Washburn chapter on an online message board. "All members of the chapter were interviewed by Washburn staff.

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  4. Phi Delta Theta 'permanently separates' members from fraternity over vulgar text messagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Capital-Journal

    Washburn University and the headquarters of a fraternity have taken sanctions against local chapter members at the Topeka campus who were involved in vulgar group text messages revealed last month. In an email to faculty today, the university administration says Washburn didn't academically suspend or expel any students, but imposed other penalties, while Phi Delta Theta's national headquarters suspended some of its members or "permanently separated them from the fraternity."

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  5. Washburn, Phi Delta Theta End Investigations; No Suspensions, ExpulsionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    The investigations into a Washburn University fraternity that was suspended over "vulgar messages" have concluded, the university said in an email to faculty and staff on Thursday. The Phi Delta Theta was suspended last month over lewd messages posted onto message boards by some of its members.

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  6. Fraternity expels members over vulgar text messagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Capital-Journal

    Washburn University and the headquarters of a fraternity have taken sanctions against local chapter members at the Topeka campus who were involved in vulgar group text messages revealed last month. In an email to faculty today, the university administration says Washburn didn't academically suspend or expel any students, but imposed other penalties, while Phi Delta Theta General Headquarters suspended some of its members or "permanently separated them from the fraternity."

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  7. MU robbery suspect charged in fraternity home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | KMIZ

    ... does not attend college. Butner was charged Friday afternoon in connection to a home invasion and robbery at Phi Delta Theta on Burnam Avenue near Rollins and Providence that also happened on May 5th. Two or three men with guns burst into the ...

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  8. William C. Siegel: Champion of the Honorable ProfessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | CE News

    ... I was working. I was involved in student government and also stood as president of my fraternity, Phi Delta Theta," Siegel said. "So when the opportunity to move into graduate school via a large research grant came, I was excited to continue the ...

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  9. Two people assaulted in armed robbery at Phi Delta Theta fraternityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Missourian

    Phi Delta Theta heightened security at its fraternity house on Burnam Road after masked men armed with handguns broke in early Tuesday. By mid-afternoon, the lock combinations had been changed and fraternity members said they would meet Tuesday night to discuss additional measures.

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  10. Tim Maylander: Mu Alert fails again by not delivering the detailsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | Missourian

    ... lost it. At 1:43, MU Alert tweeted the following : "We are aware of an assault & robbery at 101 Burnam Ave (Phi Delta Theta frat) and are investigating the situation." So in 15 minutes, MU Alert was able to pinpoint the exact threat and location ...

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  11. Columbia police investigating assault and home robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    ... were last seen wearing dark hoodies with masks. One suspect was wearing blue jeans and red tennis shoes. Phi Delta Theta officials had no comment on the assault and burglary. They said their house members are moving on with their lives and everyone ...

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  12. Police investigating early morning assault in GreektownRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | The Maneater

    The Columbia Police Department is investigating an alleged home invasion that occurred inside the Phi Delta Theta house at 101 E. Burnam Rd. on Tuesday morning, MU Alert reported to students. . Students were initially notified by a mass email at 1:27 a.m. about an active threat near campus.

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  13. Three men stage armed robbery at Phi Delta Theta fraternityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Missourian

    Police responded to an armed robbery at the Phi Delta Theta fraternity, 101 Burnam Rd., at 1:09 a.m. Tuesday. "3 male suspects struck two victims in the head, a handgun was displayed.

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  14. Phi Delta Theta offers apology for offensive signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    In a large ad, printed in today's Avalanche-Journal, members of Phi Delta Theta say they want to offer a sincere and heartfelt apology to the citizens of Lubbock. "The active chapter of Phi Delta Theta would like to offer a sincere and heartfelt apology to the citizens of Lubbock.

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  15. Mercer fraternity cooks dinner for familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | 13WMAZ.com

    The Mercer chapter of Phi Delta Theta made dinner for the families staying at the Ronald McDonald House in Macon.

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  16. Ivy League Students Launch Mock Slave Auction to Protest a Frat's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | National Review Online

    The purpose of the auction, led by a campus social-justice group called Students Organizing for Unity and Liberation , was to tie the purchase of the blow-up doll in December to the purchase of actual human beings in the times of slavery, according to an article in the Daily Pennsylvanian , the school's official student newspaper. One of the protesters, senior Victoria Ford, stood outside of the Phi Delta Theta house on Friday "on a box with plastic chains around her neck" and read a poem intended to express the serious impact the blow-up doll has had on her life.

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  17. SOUL protests with fake slave auctioning block in front of Phi Delt houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    Locust Walk was transformed into a slave auctioning block on Friday afternoon as part of a protest led by Students Organizing for Unity and Liberation. In front of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity house, a member of the group stood on a box with plastic chains around her neck, reciting a poem directed toward the members of the fraternity, calling them out for their choice to feature a black blow-up sex doll in their holiday photo last December .

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  18. Georgia Phi Delta Theta Chapters Support ALS with Statewide Iron Phi 5k RunsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | PR.com

    Phi Delta Theta chapters across Georgia jointly hosted the first annual Iron Phive K for ALS on March 29, 2015. The race was part of a state-wide event coordinated by the undergraduate chapters at University of Georgia, Mercer University and Georgia Tech with proceeds going to support ALS research.

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  19. Frat sues Wesleyan: Is it gender discrimination to force a fraternity to go coed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Mr. Burke. But he says national fraternal organizations are taking the issue of sexual assault seriously. Phi Delta Theta, for instance, recently mandated that all members receive prevention training that addresses the issue of bystander conduct. ...

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  20. Editorial: Fraternity under microscopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    A representative of Phi Delta Theta International says an exchange of sexually charged text messages among members of the organization's Washburn University chapter was "inappropriate." That's putting it mildly.

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