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Organization News, Press Release

Kappa Kappa Gamma Temporarily Suspends Chapter Operations at Delta Chapter


COLUMBUS, Ohio (Mar. 17, 2021) – Kappa Kappa Gamma has made the decision to suspend operations at its Delta Chapter at Indiana University at this time pending an investigation into recent hazing allegations and the potential violation of Fraternity and university policies. Indiana University has also issued a cease-and-desist directive to the chapter. Immediately after learning of these allegations, Kappa Kappa Gamma, in collaboration with Indiana University, began the process of investigating these claims alongside university officials.

Kappa Kappa Gamma takes very seriously any allegation of physical, emotional or psychological abuse of its members and absolutely does not tolerate violence or abuse of any kind. Delta Chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma at Indiana University is one of our longest-standing chapters, yet we will not stand by while instances of violence or the threat of violence are perpetuated among our membership. The health and safety of our members are always our top priority. All members of Kappa Kappa Gamma commit to complying with our high standards of personal conduct. Any member of Kappa Kappa Gamma who behaves in an abusive or violent way violates those standards and may be subject to dismissal or other disciplinary action.

Kappa Kappa Gamma was founded 150 years ago on the principles of integrity, respect and regard for others. We value diversity and inclusion among our membership and we do not discriminate based on race, national origin, religion, disability, age, gender identity or sexual orientation. Kappa Kappa Gamma recognizes the value of each individual and expects our members to promote integrity, respect and regard for others, and appreciation for the worth of all individuals.