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From Elon Musk to Tim Cook, here's where the world's most influential tech founders and CEOs went to college — and what they studied

College is where many figure out what they're actually interested in and determine the career they want to pursue. We researched the degrees and schools attended by well-known tech CEOs, many of whom launched their companies or landed on the idea for their first startup while studying at college. Here's where 52 CEOs and founders in the tech industry went to school, and what they studied. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. For new college students, choosing a major can feel l...
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‘Pick My Cotton’: Video of Mock Whipping Prompts Fraternity to Expel 4 Students

The University of Georgia chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon was temporarily suspended and four students were expelled after the video was circulated online.
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University of Georgia fraternity suspended after racist video circulates online

Tau Kappa Epsilon said it has expelled the four members involved in the video from the fraternity.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Furman suspends Tau Kappa Epsilon until 2023

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Furman University says a fraternity has been suspended until 2023 for repeated hazing and alcohol violations. The Greenville News reports that the Tau Kappa Epsilon house has been closed, and its residents are to return to campus housing. A report on Furman’s website notes that investigators did not find any evidence […]
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Police: 6 arrested for squatting, vandalizing fraternities

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Corvallis police arrested six people for allegedly squatting in two Oregon State University fraternities this week. The Gazette-Times reports police made the two first arrests Sunday when a Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity employee doing a walk-through heard people inside the building, which should have been vacant, and called police. Court documents […]
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Texas Tech Frat Members Call For Hunting Immigrants In Racist Group Chat

At Texas Tech University, a group of fraternity brothers' violently racist, immigrant hating group chat has been made public, sparking an investigation by the school. In the conversation, labeled "Frat Chat," they called for hunting "illegals" for sport, sending a firing squad to the border, and partnering with ICE for a philanthropy event.They didn't stop at undocumented immigrants and also disparaged African-Americans, making racist remarks like "Picking cotton is a skill."Screenshots of the ...
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Dad grieves for son slain during burglary at N.J. frat

Joseph Micalizzi was fatally shot at Tau Kappa Epsilon at New Jersey Institute of Technology.           
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Armed Burglary At Fraternity House Leaves Engineering Student Dead

An early morning burglary at a New Jersey fraternity house has left a 23-year-old college student dead, making it the second slaying of a local student in three weeks. Joseph Micalizzi, who was studying mechanical engineering at the New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark, was fatally shot inside of the Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity house around 3 a.m. Monday, his school announced., citing police sources, reported that the college junior was attempting to fight off two burglars when ...
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1 dead in shooting at New Jersey college frat house

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A shooting at a fraternity house near the New Jersey Institute of Technology has left one person dead. The shooting took place at Tau Kappa Epsilon in Newark before 3:30 a.m. Monday. The Essex County prosecutor’s office says the male victim was pronounced dead about 90 minutes later at University Hospital. […]
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Student killed during burglary at N.J. frat

A member of Tau Kappa Epsilon at the N.J. Institute of Technology was shot early Monday.           
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Towson University suspends fraternity chapter after student is injured

Towson University announced Thursday that a fraternity chapter has been suspended after an alleged hazing incident, and members are barred from communicating with pledges. The Pi-Upsilon Chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon was already temporarily suspended by its national organization, meaning it could...
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Fraternity suspended at Towson University following hazing incident

The school's Tau Kappa Epsilon chapter is temporarily suspended after a student was hospitalized in an alleged off-campus hazing incident           
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Rich Frat Boy Says He’s The Real Victim In Antigay Tirade Against Uber Driver, Plans To File Lawsuit Against The “Minimum Wage Faggot”

Remember that University of Michigan student and Tau Kappa Epsilon brother who was filmed unleashing a string of antigay slurs against an Uber driver? Well, he wants everyone to know that, despite damning evidence to the contrary, he’s the real victim in the situation. And he’s prepared to sue to prove it. “You wanna kick me off?” Croman can been heard shouting at 50-year-old Artur Zawada in a video that emerged online last week. “Kick me off, you little piece of shit! You’re an Uber driver! Go...
Tags: Uber, Feature, New York City, Village Voice, Evergreen, University Of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Queerty, Semi-evergreen, Antigay, Homophobic, Tau Kappa Epsilon, Artur Zawada, Zawada, Ann Arbor Police Department, Croman

Michigan Student's Shockingly Homophobic Uber Rant Caught On Tape

A University of Michigan student's profanity-laced, homophobic diatribe toward an Uber driver is making headlines after a video of the rant went viral on the Internet. (WARNING: contains graphic language)  The clip, which was uploaded to YouTube on March 23 and can be viewed above, shows the student, who was identified by The Michigan Review and other media outlets as Jake Corman, hurling a series of anti-gay slurs at driver Artur Zawada.  Among other insults, Corman called Zawada a "minimum wa...
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Frat Boy Filmed Abusing Uber Driver

Move over, mac and cheese kid , there may be a new contender for America's Most Obnoxious Student: University of Michigan student Jake Croman is being investigated by the university and his fraternity for an expletive-filled rant against a Uber driver last week, reports the Detroit Free Press . In a video that has been viewed more than 500,000 times driver Artur Zawada filmed the Tau Kappa Epsilon member, one of a group of jeering students outside his car, swearing and using homophobic slurs bef...
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Frat Bro Hurling Antigay Slurs At Uber Driver Goes Viral. Zero Stars.

Until now we thought the worst thing an Uber driver ever had to deal with was drunk people unable to remember their destinations, but we’d gladly circle a neighborhood seventeen times so Amanda can figure out her friend’s address if it meant never, ever having to come into contact with the sad excuse for a man pictured above. It’s not like frat bros have the greatest reputation to begin with, but this representative of Tau Kappa Epsilon at the University of Michigan is avidly working to lower e...
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Florida State Frat Suspended Following Hazing Investigation

Florida State officials have suspended the school's Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity following a police investigation into hazing allegations
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University: Frat Bros Show "No Remorse" Over Allegedly Drugging 3 Girls

After a party at the Tau Kappa Epsilon house at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee on September 12, three female students and one male student went the hospital for severe intoxication. The women believe they were roofied ; the man drank from one of the women's cups. So UWM finally shut TKE down, in part because the brothers have apparently shown "no remorse" over the incident. Read more...
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