Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

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Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby cantyoloforever » Mon Aug 08, 2016 12:49 pm

My freshman year, one of my fraternity brothers died from alcohol poisoning. I personally was not involved in the incident whatsoever, but my fraternity did lose its charter. Is that something I would disclose on C&F?

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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby kellyfrost » Mon Aug 08, 2016 1:15 pm

cantyoloforever wrote:My freshman year, one of my fraternity brothers died from alcohol poisoning. I personally was not involved in the incident whatsoever, but my fraternity did lose its charter. Is that something I would disclose on C&F?


This probably depends on the specific wording of the question you are looking to answer on the application. Absent language that you feel would require you to disclose it, it isn't something that you should feel compelled to disclose.
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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby cantyoloforever » Mon Aug 08, 2016 2:39 pm

kellyfrost wrote:
cantyoloforever wrote:My freshman year, one of my fraternity brothers died from alcohol poisoning. I personally was not involved in the incident whatsoever, but my fraternity did lose its charter. Is that something I would disclose on C&F?


This probably depends on the specific wording of the question you are looking to answer on the application. Absent language that you feel would require you to disclose it, it isn't something that you should feel compelled to disclose.

I can't access character & fitness questions until applications open, correct?

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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby kellyfrost » Mon Aug 08, 2016 4:50 pm

cantyoloforever wrote:
kellyfrost wrote:
cantyoloforever wrote:My freshman year, one of my fraternity brothers died from alcohol poisoning. I personally was not involved in the incident whatsoever, but my fraternity did lose its charter. Is that something I would disclose on C&F?


This probably depends on the specific wording of the question you are looking to answer on the application. Absent language that you feel would require you to disclose it, it isn't something that you should feel compelled to disclose.

I can't access character & fitness questions until applications open, correct?


I believe that to be correct.
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Postby HangingAround » Mon Aug 08, 2016 5:27 pm

cantyoloforever wrote:My freshman year, one of my fraternity brothers died from alcohol poisoning. I personally was not involved in the incident whatsoever, but my fraternity did lose its charter. Is that something I would disclose on C&F?


Definitely not

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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby mabes » Mon Aug 08, 2016 6:16 pm

cantyoloforever wrote:My freshman year, one of my fraternity brothers died from alcohol poisoning. I personally was not involved in the incident whatsoever, but my fraternity did lose its charter. Is that something I would disclose on C&F?


Naw

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Postby bwh8813 » Mon Aug 08, 2016 6:31 pm

Only if you were part of the butt-chugging fraternity at Tennessee.

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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby Danger Zone » Mon Aug 08, 2016 6:43 pm

Wtf
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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby jdmonkey » Mon Aug 08, 2016 7:38 pm

If you were part of a fraternity that was banned by the school, I would think that would be considered discipline by the school. You had no choice but to leave the fraternity due to the disciplinary action of the university. I don't know what else you would call the university's actions if not some sort of sanction or discipline.

It is also so minor compared to what other people have for C&F that I don't see the downside of disclosing.

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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby cantyoloforever » Mon Aug 08, 2016 9:34 pm

jdmonkey wrote:If you were part of a fraternity that was banned by the school, I would think that would be considered discipline by the school. You had no choice but to leave the fraternity due to the disciplinary action of the university. I don't know what else you would call the university's actions if not some sort of sanction or discipline.

It is also so minor compared to what other people have for C&F that I don't see the downside of disclosing.

I'm more worried about how it ties into my overall C&F fitness history; the very next year (Sophomore year of college) I received disciplinary action from the university for taking a girl to the hospital for alcohol poisoning. And now I work at a craft brewery as a marketing manager, so I'm anxious that schools will think I'm some out of control booze hound (or that I surround myself with them).

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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby pancakes3 » Mon Aug 08, 2016 11:14 pm

what kind of puritanical nightmare of a school take disciplinary action for taking someone to the hospital?

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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby MKC » Mon Aug 08, 2016 11:16 pm

pancakes3 wrote:what kind of puritanical nightmare of a school take disciplinary action for taking someone to the hospital?


Probably most of them. They feel the need to show they've "done something" when a kid dies of alcohol poisoning.
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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby cantyoloforever » Tue Aug 09, 2016 1:21 pm

So....nothing to worry about then?

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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby Desert Fox » Tue Aug 09, 2016 1:22 pm

jdmonkey wrote:If you were part of a fraternity that was banned by the school, I would think that would be considered discipline by the school. You had no choice but to leave the fraternity due to the disciplinary action of the university. I don't know what else you would call the university's actions if not some sort of sanction or discipline.

It is also so minor compared to what other people have for C&F that I don't see the downside of disclosing.


nah thats guilty by association shit. Maybe if he were part of the planning committee taht bought the booze or something.

My lawfirm got pwnd for a conflicts violation, that doesn't mean i did.
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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby mukol » Tue Aug 09, 2016 1:29 pm

pancakes3 wrote:what kind of puritanical nightmare of a school take disciplinary action for taking someone to the hospital?


I don't think schools will see this as a C&F issue when you disclose it. They'll more than likely think this, and wonder why you weren't given an award for saving someone's life.

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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby Desert Fox » Tue Aug 09, 2016 1:31 pm

I'd assume that he is sugar coating the fuck out that.
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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby cantyoloforever » Tue Aug 09, 2016 7:07 pm

Desert Fox wrote:I'd assume that he is sugar coating the fuck out that.

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Re: Dead Fraternity Friend C&F Disclosure?

Postby cantyoloforever » Tue Aug 09, 2016 7:28 pm

Desert Fox wrote:
jdmonkey wrote:If you were part of a fraternity that was banned by the school, I would think that would be considered discipline by the school. You had no choice but to leave the fraternity due to the disciplinary action of the university. I don't know what else you would call the university's actions if not some sort of sanction or discipline.

It is also so minor compared to what other people have for C&F that I don't see the downside of disclosing.


nah thats guilty by association shit. Maybe if he were part of the planning committee taht bought the booze or something.

My lawfirm got pwnd for a conflicts violation, that doesn't mean i did.

Yeah, I was just a noob freshman along for the ride



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