Hazing Prevention

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HazingPrevention.Org Announces Essay Contest Winner

HazingPrevention.Org Announces Essay Contest Winner FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 21 JULY 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Kevin Robinson, Executive Director info@hazingprevention.org High School Student Essay Winners Share Perspectives on Hazing ALBANY, N.Y. — Three high school students from Ohio, California, and Georgia have won national recognition for their essays on hazing in the 2020 National Hazing Prevention Week […]

HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG™ AND ALIVETEK, INC. ANNOUNCE NEWEST COURSE OFFERING FOR STUDENT ATHLETES

HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG™ AND ALIVETEK, INC. ANNOUNCE NEWEST COURSE OFFERING FOR STUDENT ATHLETES The new hazing prevention edition for athletes is the latest in a series of eLearning courses to educate students on the dangers of hazing and how to prevent it. LaGrange, GA – September 25, 2019 – We are excited to announce our newest educational […]

HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG ANNOUNCES 2019 ANTI-HAZING HERO AWARD WINNERS

HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG ANNOUNCES 2019 ANTI-HAZING HERO AWARD WINNERS LaGrange, GA – HazingPrevention.Org (HPO) is proud to announce the recipients of the 2019 Hank Nuwer Anti-Hazing Hero Award. The award recognizes nominated individuals who stood up to hazing in their organizations, at their schools and campuses, and those who have helped educate others about the dangers of […]

HazingPrevention.Org™ Announces 2019 National Hazing Prevention Week NFHS High School Essay Contest Winners

HazingPrevention.Org™ Announces 2019 National Hazing Prevention Week NFHS High School Essay Contest Winners July 17, 2019 (LaGrange, GA) – HazingPrevention.Org (HPO) is proud to announce the recipients of the National Hazing Prevention Week NFHS High School Essay contest. This years’ entries were judged on a 500-word original essay on hazing prevention with the theme “Recognize. Prepare. Act”. […]

END ALL Hazing Act introduced by Congresswoman Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio) and Congressman G.T. Thompson (R-PA)

END ALL Hazing Act introduced by Congresswoman Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio) and Congressman G.T. Thompson (R-PA) WASHINGTON— Fraternity and sorority groups along with parents of children who died from acts of hazing collectively are backing new legislation to eradicate hazing on college campuses. The Educational Notification and Disclosure of Actions risking Loss of Life (END ALL) […]

HazingPrevention.Org™ Announces 2019 National Hazing Prevention Week (NHPW) Poster Design Contest Winner

HazingPrevention.Org is proud to announce the winners of the 2019 Poster Design Contest. This years’ entries were judged on an original poster on hazing prevention with the theme ‘Recognize. Prepare. Act.’  The contest attracted entries from creative and talented college and university students from across the country.  FIRST PLACE – Taylor Noumi, University of North […]

HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG™ APPOINTS NEW STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

LaGrange, GA – HazingPrevention.Org ™ (HPO) is pleased to announce the appointment of its new student board representative for 2019-2020 – Robert Hall. Robert is a current junior at Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, TX and is from Madison, Mississippi. Robert is a former tight end on the Mustangs’ football team and is double […]

A Statement from HazingPrevention.Org™

April 18, 2019 An 18 year old freshman at University of Buffalo, Sebastian Serafin-Bazan, has tragically passed from a suspected hazing incident, six days after he was hospitalized. We mourn his death and our hearts go out to Sebastian’s family, friends, and the entire UB college community. While the investigation is ongoing, we continue to […]

A Statement From HazingPrevention.org™

February 14, 2019 – LaGrange, GA We were horrified to learn details of the hazing incident that has been reported at Louisiana State University (LSU), especially in light of the death of Max Gruver on the same campus in 2017.  With the reports today of nine members of LSU’s Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity having been […]

HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG™ APPOINTS TWO NEW MEMBERS TO THEIR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1, 2018 HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG™ APPOINTS TWO NEW MEMBERS TO THEIR BOARD OF DIRECTORS LaGrange, GA – HazingPrevention.Org™ (HPO) is pleased to announce the appointment of two new members of their Board of Directors for Fall 2018 – Beth DeRicco and Bonnie Wunsch. Both directors have begun their service and will serve for […]

Data Analyzed From 90,000 U.S. Students Shows Hazing Prevention Education Succeeds in Changing Behavior and Intent

Data Analyzed From 90,000 U.S. Students Shows Hazing Prevention Education Succeeds in Changing Behavior and Intent LaGrange, GA – September 11, 2018 – Data collected from 90,000 course completions of Hazing Prevention: It’s Everyone’s Responsibility™, an online course by AliveTek and HazingPrevention.Org, indicates student education is working. The results were evaluated by The Center for […]

HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG™ JOINS ANTI-HAZING COALITION WITH PARENTS WHO HAVE LOST SONS TO HAZING, ORGANIZATIONS, AND FRATERNITIES & SORORITIES

HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG™ JOINS ANTI-HAZING COALITION WITH PARENTS WHO HAVE LOST SONS TO HAZING, ORGANIZATIONS, AND FRATERNITIES & SORORITIES FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 10, 2018 LaGrange, GA – HazingPrevention.Org™ (HPO) stands alongside parents, organizations and fraternal groups as they join together to fight hazing. “HazingPrevention.Org is glad to be partnering with these dedicated and committed individuals, parents […]

HazingPrevention.Org™ Announces 2018 National Hazing Prevention Week NFHS Essay Contest Winners

HazingPrevention.Org™ Announces 2018 National Hazing Prevention Week NFHS Essay Contest Winners August 16, 2018 (LaGrange, GA) – HazingPrevention.Org (HPO) is proud to announce the recipients of the 2017 National Hazing Prevention Week NFHS High School Essay contest. This years’ entries were judged on a 500-word original essay on hazing prevention with the theme “Rise Up, Band Together, […]

An Open Letter to the Broncos and the NFL

 August 15, 2018 An Open Letter to the Broncos and the NFL: Really, Broncos, really? People, especially kids, look up to and try to emulate what the Broncos players do, and now those same kids might think that forcing teammates to get their heads shaved is OK. Glorifying the abuse of rookies working to be […]

HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG™ ANNOUNCES 2018 ANTI-HAZING HERO AWARD WINNERS

HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG™ ANNOUNCES 2018 ANTI-HAZING HERO AWARD WINNERS HazingPrevention.Org™ (HPO) is proud to announce the recipients of the 2018 Hank Nuwer Anti-Hazing Hero Award. The award recognizes nominated individuals who stood up to hazing in their organizations, at their schools and campuses, and those who have helped educate others about the dangers of hazing.  The 2018 […]

STATEMENT FROM HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG™ ON LOUISIANA ANTI-HAZING LEGISLATION

May 31, 2018 (LaGrange, GA) –  Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards signed a number of bills to strengthen anti-hazing laws in the state of Louisiana. Between these four bills the state of Louisiana now has some of the toughest anti-hazing laws on the books. The legislation was written after Max Gruver, a freshman at Louisiana State […]

HazingPrevention.Org™ Announces 2018 Poster Winners

HazingPrevention.Org™ Announces 2018 Poster Winners May 17, 2018 (LaGrange, GA) –  HazingPrevention.Org™ is proud to announce the winners of the 2018 Poster Design Contest. This years’ entries were judged on an original poster on hazing prevention with the theme ‘Rise Up, Band Together, & Stomp Out Hazing’.  The contest attracted entries from creative and talented college and university […]

HazingPrevention.Org™ Partners with Mike Dilbeck and DignityU for our Institute for Hazing Prevention

HazingPrevention.Org™ Partners with Mike Dilbeck and DignityU for our Institute for Hazing Prevention March 14, 2018 (LaGrange, GA) –  Because violations of dignity are foundational to so many problems in our society, including hazing, and all forms of violence, HazingPrevention.Org proudly announces a partnership with DignityU, presented by FindGreek and the latest project from Mike Dilbeck, […]

Announcing 2018 High School Essay Contest – Rise up, Band Together & Stomp out Hazing

Announcing 2018 High School Essay Contest – Rise up, Band Together & Stomp out Hazing January 3, 2018 (LaGrange, GA) –  HazingPrevention.Org™ and the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) are pleased to once again offer the High School Essay Contest for 2018. Each year, hundreds of high school students from across the country […]


 

ABOUT HAZINGPREVENTION.ORG

HazingPrevention.Org is a national organization dedicated to empowering people to prevent hazing, by providing education and resources, and building partnerships with others. Major initiatives of the organization include National Hazing Prevention Week, the Novak Institute for Hazing Prevention, and that touch the lives of thousands of individuals, organizations, campuses and communities. For more information visit https://hazingprevention.org/.

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For more information, please contact Abby Burns at 706-298-0292 or email at aburns@hazingprevention.org.