The Phi Delta Theta fraternity house in 2013

Student Sues Phi Delt; Alleges Hazing, Assault

The suit alleges that on March 7, 2015 a former pledge was forced to consume an excessive amount of alcohol at a fraternity ceremony before he was singled out to be physically assaulted in a basement room of the chapter house.

Lab Schools Director Resigns

Robin Appleby will step down on June 30. Vice President at Lab Beth A. Harris will serve as the interim director, while a search is conducted over the summer.

On and Around Campus: 5/31 – 6/10

A teach-in led by Students for Disability Justice, a Death Cafe aiming to increase awareness of death, Alumni Weekend activities, the Hyde Park Community Art Fair, and the Class of 2016 Baccalaureate delivered by physics professor Scott Wakely are among other events on this issue’s calendar.

Students walk down the street during the protest to democratize the University holding various posters.

While the IIRON’s Hot

Illinois Indiana Regional Organizing Network is a coalition that aims to bring about social, economic, and racial justice at the grassroots level.