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Fraternities not lone sexual assault perpetrators

Pitt’s fraternity houses sit on upper campus. (Photo by Thomas Yang | Visual Editor)

By Charlotte Couch | For The Pitt News

January 12, 2018

Imagine opening your email and seeing a new message — it contains a complex how-to guide for navigating parties and getting girls, and even a handy list of “the seven E’s of Hooking Up.” Though the message explicitly says “no raping” — thank goodness — the email’s subject line is d...

Don’t let groupthink ruin Greek life

Illustration by Garrett Aguilar | Staff Illustrator

By Vaibhavi Patria | For The Pitt News

October 30, 2017

As Maxwell Gruver, a first-year at Louisiana State University, was wheeled into the hospital last month, his blood alcohol concentration was eight times the legal limit — nearly 0.5. Gruver, who was a pledge for Phi Delta Theta, died in the aftermath of a hazing incident at his fraternity. Brothers...

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