Young pledges hoping to join a University of Alberta fraternity were made to eat their own vomit, locked in a plywood box and deprived of sleep.
Put another helping of trouble on the plate of Delta Kappa Epsilon, which is in the news nationally for both its Yale chapter, which chanted vulgarities about women, and locally for its University of Minnesota chapter, which involved in a sexual assault case.
Does trouble happen in clusters, or what?
About the blogger
Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.