Hanover NH- Dartmouth College is hiring an external investigator to look into hazing allegations of 12 student organizations and the Dimensions performance group. The Dartmouth reports that Senior Associate Dean of
Student Affairs – Liz Agosto ’01, made the announcement on Thursday evening.
The decision came after Dartmouth received an increased number of reports of hazing incidents this term. Some incidents included thosethat could threaten the health and safety of students.
According to Agosto, the organizations will be informed this week whether they are
under investigation. The Hanover Police Department is also looking
into possible cases of criminal activity.
The College will internally investigate reports of incidents like
students wearing “unicorn costumes”— not by the external investigator.
The investigation will consist of interviews with Greek house
presidents and, in the case of suspected hazing, new members and new