The Office of Fraternity/Sorority Life and the Interfraternity Council and Inter-Sorority Association Hazing Prevention Committee are teaming up to offer a number of anti-hazing events at the State University of New York at Plattsburgh.
The events include a series of activities during Hazing Prevention Week, Sept. 19-23, as well as four webinars that will run throughout September.
National Hazing Prevention Week Events planned for Sept. 19-29
Monday, Sept. 19: New Fraternity and Sorority Member Showcase. 1 p.m. Alumni Conference Room, Angell College Center; “From Hazing to Health.” 8 p.m. Warren Ballrooms, Angell College Center. Presentation by Dan Wrona.
Tuesday, Sept. 20: New Fraternity and Sorority Member Education Consultations with Dan Wrona. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Meeting Rooms, Angell College Center.; "Frat House." 7 p.m. Cardinal Lounge Angell College Center. Screening of the documentary, followed by a panel discussion.
Wednesday, Sept. 21: Candlelight Vigil for Victims of Violence (in memory of Walter Dean Jennings). 8 p.m. Amitié Plaza in front of Angell College Center.
Thursday, Sept. 22: The Tunnel of Oppression. 12 to 2 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. Meeting Rooms, Angell College Center; "Overcoming Oppression: A Call to Action." 8 p.m. Alumni Conference Room, Angell College Center.
Friday, Sept. 23: Quarter-Mile Coin Drive for HazingPrevention.org, 12 to 4 p.m. Amitié Plaza, Angell College Center.
Webinars will be held on the following dates and times:
Wednesday, Sept. 14 — “Including the Student Voice in Hazing Prevention Efforts.” 2 p.m. Alumni Conference Room, Angell College Center. Webinar will explore student involvement in hazing prevention.
Thursday, Sept. 22 — “The Role of Residential Communities in Preventing Hazing.” 2 p.m. Alumni Conference Room, Angell College Center. This webinar will explore what residential staff need to know in order to respond to, report and prevent hazing.
Thursday, Sept. 29 — “Why Students Haze.” 2 p.m. Amnesty Room, Angell College Center. This webinar will look at a variety of factors that over time generate this harmful behavior.