Florida A&M University announced Tuesday it is hiring a new director for its famous Marching 100 band, a major step to eventually relaunching the band that was sidelined by a 2011 hazing scandal.
Twelve former members of the FAMU band have been charged with manslaughter in the case of a drum major who was beaten to death on a bus in 2011. Some believe there are good forms […]
Florida A&M University officials say in a new report that they’re making sweeping changes to battle hazing at the school.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida A&M University’s student newspaper has delayed publication of its first spring semester edition due in part to a libel suit over a hazing story. University officials on Wednesday acknowledged The […]
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A blistering state report released Friday contends that Florida A&M University officials failed to follow state laws and regulations on hazing in the years leading up to the death of a […]
Florida A&M University is offering to pay $300,000 to the family of a drum major who died last year after he was beaten during a hazing ritual.
Florida A&M University is selling the same number of football season tickets despite losing its famed band for the year.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A judge has denied bond to a former Florida A&M University band member charged in the hazing death of drum major Robert Champion. Circuit Judge Frank Sheffield rejected the request Wednesday […]
The president of Florida A&M University submitted his resignation Wednesday, the same day the university was sued by parents of a drum major who died during a hazing. It was unclear if the two events were related.
Florida A&M University President James Ammons has received a no-confidence vote from the school’s board of trustees because of his handling of the hazing death of a band drum major.