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noun as in baptism of fire


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There is plenty of evidence there that hazing occurred, so it wouldn’t have been a difficult charge to prosecute.

Martinez’s death has also driven his family to take on an influential system that has held sway on college campuses across the country for more than 150 years, despite a history of racism, sexual violence and fatal hazing.

In the months since his death, they have launched the Love Like Adam Foundation, which will award scholarships and educate college-bound students about hazing, alcohol poisoning and other dangers they may encounter on campus.

Even after that incident, the hazing, the deliberate intimidation didn’t stop.

He used a variety of techniques that included non-lethal strategies such as habitat modification and hazing.

She said it all in a vague way, that it was a hazing incident gone awry.

There are no hazing rituals, no violent rites of getting jumped in.

It was one of the hazing challenges allegedly put to Holt by her fellow sorority members.

However, in 2014, universities seem to be more vigilant about monitoring and stamping out hazing.

According to his research, as of 2013, Nuwer tallies 104 deaths linked to hazing since 1970.

Edna knew what a Freshman was but the matter of hazing was quite new to her and troubled her very much.

This was the last Edna heard of hazing and if Cousin Ben was ever caught he did not tell her or anyone else.

It was there plebes generally received their first hazing, and there most of the fights between the cadets took place.

I should think they would be no end of fun if they mean making one do stunts, or anything in the hazing line?

He mounted and rode on down the trail, eyeing the tracks of the horses that Little Jim was hazing toward the valley below.

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On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hazing, such as: initiation, martyrdom, ordeal, rite of passage, rude introduction, and test of courage.

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