No Friday Night Lights for Sayreville's Homecoming

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Sayreville War Memorial High School in New Jersey held its homecoming ceremony this year between the girls’ field hockey match and the boys’ soccer game.



Sayreville Football Coaches Suspended

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Head Coach George Najjar and four assistants were suspended with pay as several players face allegations of sexual assault and hazing.



What Sayreville Football Players Say They Saw

Monday, October 20, 2014

Members of the scandal-ridden team say hazing rituals included punching and groping, but some have dialed back their initial testimony indicating sexual assault.


The Brian Lehrer Show

America's "Deadliest Frat" Bans Pledging

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Saying that "the days of second-class citizens are over" and comparing fraternity pledging to Apartheid, the governing body for Sigma Alpha Epsilon has announced that it will ban pledging in its on-campus chapters. Brandon Weghorst, spokespoerson for Sigma Alpha Epsilon, discusses the proposed changes. Then Bloomberg News's David Glovin, who authored an investigation last year that called SAE the "deadliest US frat," explains whether the changes will have an affect on Greek life in general.

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Pa. DA: Charges Coming in Death of NYC Student

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Criminal charges are coming in the death of a New York City college student who was forced to run a gauntlet during a fraternity ritual, a northeastern Pennsylvania prosecutor said Thursday.


The Leonard Lopate Show

Monday Afternoon Quarterbacking

Monday, November 11, 2013

Mike Pesca and Josh Levin talk all things sports!

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The Brian Lehrer Show

NFL, Bullying, Male Bonding, and More

Friday, November 08, 2013

The story of Richie Incognito and his NFL teammate Jonathan Martin touches on bullying, race, class, and football culture. Josh Levin, Slate's executive editor and host of the sports podcast "Hang up and Listen", and Emily Bazelon, Slate writer and author of Sticks and Stones, discuss the latest.

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Marching Bands, Hazing and Tragedy

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Last week Florida A&M University marching band director Julian White announced his resignation after 11 band members were charged with felony hazing in the November 2011 death of drum major Robert Champion. Today, we look at hazing and the culture of competitive marching bands with ESPN investigative reporter Mike Fish and North Carolina Central University band director Jorim Reid.

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