U. of Maryland Wrestles With How To Punish Fraternity Member Who Sent Racist Sexist Email

March 16, 2015

By Jake New at Inside Higher Ed

This article contains explicit and potentially offensive terms that are essential to reporting on this situation.

The University of Maryland at College Park chapter of the Kappa Sigma fraternity has suspended one of its members for writing an e-mail that used racial slurs and seemed to encourage sexual assault. The e-mail was written more than a year ago, but only in the aftermath of the University of Oklahoma scandalabout racist chants by a fraternity did the e-mail get publicized and draw attention from both the fraternity and the university...

Schools: University of Maryland – College Park