Latest College fraternities News

Eight arrested in Georgia College fraternity hazing incident

Dec. 02, 2021 19:11 PM EST

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Eight people have been arrested on various criminal charges after they were allegedly involved in a hazing incident at a fraternity at Georgia College and State University, officials said. One college student was hospitalized for...

UNLV, fraternity suspend chapter after fatal boxing event

Dec. 02, 2021 17:22 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The fraternity that organized a charity boxing match where a University of Nevada, Las Vegas student competitor collapsed and later died of head injuries has been suspended both by the school and its national organization pending the outcome of investigations. ...

Lawyer: Someone to be held responsible in UNLV student death

Nov. 29, 2021 20:15 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Attorneys for the family of a University of Nevada, Las Vegas student who collapsed after fighting in a Nov. 19 fraternity charity boxing match and died days before his 21st birthday said Monday his death should not have happened. “We intend to hold...

UConn fraternity to honor Parkland school shooting victim

Nov. 29, 2021 17:21 PM EST

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — A fraternity at the University of Connecticut is posthumously inducting one of the 17 people killed in the 2018 shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida. Alex Schachter had planned to go to UConn and was admitted...

UNLV student who collapsed after charity boxing event dies

Nov. 27, 2021 17:47 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 20-year-old UNLV student has died several days after collapsing and being hospitalized shortly after participating in a Nov. 19 charity boxing match. Nathan Tyler Valencia's death Tuesday was announced Friday on Twitter by the university. “Our...

MSU suspends fraternity after student's death

Nov. 25, 2021 10:35 AM EST

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — In the wake of the death of a Michigan State University student last weekend, the school and the Pi Alpha Phi national organization have suspended the school's chapter of the fraternity. The student, identified as Phat Nguyen, died early...

N. Carolina university suspends fraternity amid allegations

Nov. 24, 2021 12:42 PM EST

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Administrators at a North Carolina university have suspended a fraternity amid allegations that its members were involved in sexual assault and drink tampering at their house, the school announced Wednesday. East Carolina University said in a...

Tennessee frat gets 5-year suspension for hazing, alcohol

Nov. 23, 2021 12:56 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The oldest fraternity chapter at the University of Tennessee has been suspended for five years over repeated hazing and alcohol violations, the university says. Alpha Tau Omega will be suspended until the fall 2026 semester, university...

UNL student arrested after threatening chancellor on Yik Yak

Nov. 12, 2021 13:28 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A University of Nebraska-Lincoln freshman has been charged with threatening the chancellor on social media earlier this fall at a time when hundreds of students were turning out to protest a reported sexual assault at a fraternity. The Lincoln...

Ole Miss frat suspended until 2025 for hazing violations

Nov. 11, 2021 16:19 PM EST

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The University of Mississippi chapter of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity has been suspended, a year after a member was charged with assault for spraying cleaning solution on pledges during a hazing ritual. The 158-member Gamma Iota chapter of Pi...