Students starting their college education face many new and exciting challenges. Living on one’s own, pursuing academic goals and making lifelong connections all contribute to the college experience. However, social pressures can be more stressful than academic pressures. Hazing on college campuses has become a serious concern for educators, parents and lawmakers. HazingPrevention.org defines hazing as “any action taken on any situation created intentionally that causes embarrassment, harassment or ridicule and risks emotional and/or physical harm to members of a group or team, whether new or not, regardless of the person’s willingness to participate.”
To learn more, check out the infographic below created by Eastern Kentucky University’s Online Safety, Security & Emergency Management Program.