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The FAMU legacy torch is coming to Gainesville on its tour of the country.
Florida A&M University President James Ammons is stepping down immediately after the school’s board voted to pay him more than $100,000 dollars in bonuses in exchange for leaving sooner. Ammons is the latest to resign in the wake of a […]
As the author of four books on hazing, Hank Nuwer has has gained a national reputation on the subject. Nuwer is also an Associate Professor at Franklin College in Indiana. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith spoke with Nuwer about FAMU’s hazing controversy and why […]
By Lynn Hatter – FPR, Matthew Peddie – WMFE & Margie Menzel – WLRN Florida A&M University’s President has resigned in the wake of the hazing death of a band drum major. Lynn Hatter reports President James Ammons’ decision to step […]
Two Florida A&M University music professors who allegedly were present while band members were being hazed have been forced to resign. Their lawyers confirmed that both resigned after being given notices the university intended to fire them. In addition, here at the […]
For the second time, an anti-hazing task force will meet at the University of Florida to look at ways of eliminating the practice. One fraternity, Alpha Phi Alpha has been placed on an “interim suspension” while officials investigate allegations of […]