June 27, 2013 The famed band had been suspended since November 2011, after the hazing-related death of one of its drum majors.
July 16, 2012 James Ammons announced last week that he would step down, but that he wouldn't depart until October. Now, the school's board of trustees has agreed to a quicker "transitioning out." FAMU has been rocked by hazing that led to one student's death.
May 2, 2012 Drum major Robert Champion died in November 2010. Authorities say it was a case of death by hazing.