- State law (See below) defines “hazing” to include treatment “of a tyrannical, abusive, shameful, insulting, or humiliating nature,” as well as physical assaults leading to injury.T
- he infractions leading to the chapter termination involved physical endurance tests, prolonged sleep deprivation and similar requirements being directed toward undergraduate fraternity pledges to an extent that interfered with their potential for academic success.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Terminates Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity" (2005). Winthrop News 2005. 158.