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Asian-American Frat Life Marred By Hazing

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Asian-American Frat Life Marred By Hazing

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Asian-American Frat Life Marred By Hazing

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Pictured with his parents, Jack Phoummarath (center), died in 2005 after a hazing ritual. Phoummarath Family Photo hide caption

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Pictured with his parents, Jack Phoummarath (center), died in 2005 after a hazing ritual.

Phoummarath Family Photo

In recent years, Asian-American Greek life has emerged on college campuses. But along with the rise of Asian-American fraternities have come incidents of hazing, at least one of which turned fatal.

Fraternity members Brian Gee and Ken Hui are joined by Marion Phoummarath, whose brother Jack died after a hazing ritual, to discuss the culture of Asian-American frat life.

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