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Hank Nuwer, member of Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society. Photo by Gosia Nuwer taken in Gdansk, Poland

 Listen to Hank on NPR May 4, 2021.  

April 30, 2020.
Hank Nuwer, Malgorzata Wroblewska-Nuwer (Gosia Nuwer)


NASPA BIO: Hank Nuwer began researching hazing as an international human rights abuse issue and pushing prevention in high schools and on college campuses in 1978 with an article in Human Behavior. He has discussed the topic on roughly 150 television and radio shows, including NPR, “Today Show,” CNN, ESPN, “Anderson Cooper 360” and “20/20”; has presented at more than 100 universities, including University of Pennsylvania, Dartmouth, Cornell, University of Oregon, University of Toronto and University of Illinois; has authored dozens of scholarly articles and has been cited in more than 200 scholarly books, dissertations and articles; he has written one play, one novel and five scholarly books on hazing, including “Hazing: Destroying Young Lives,” “High School Hazing” and “The Hazing Reader.” His book, “Broken Pledges,” was made into an NBC Movie called “Moment of Truth: Broken Pledges.” He is considered an expert in the field both nationally and internationally, fielding dozens of interview requests annually.

In addition to serving for 32 NCSI, Nuwer is a founding board member of, which honored him with naming its top award the “Hank Nuwer Anti-Hazing Award.” Former quarterback Peyton Manning was a past award recipient. Nuwer is also a Kids-in-the-House expert on bullying and a former columnist for He was granted an honorary doctorate from State University of New York for service and books related to hazing; he founded the Hazing Collection at SUNY’s Buffalo State College Library Hazing Collection for scholarly research. He has written articles on hazing for Campus Safety Magazine, Athletic Business, Harper’s, the New York Times Sunday Magazine and Fraternal Law.


Hank Nuwer Northeast Greek Leadership Award

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Speech to parents of hazing victims

National Public Radio presentation

Buffalo State College award

Background: Harvard University newspaper interview with Hank Nuwer

Florida A & M panel


Northeast Greek Leadership Hank Nuwer Award

Bio: Nuwer, a contributor to the scholarly “The Conversation” online magazine

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Keynote speaker at 2018 convocation of parents that have lost children to hazing

Video: Hank Nuwer

Links to Hank Nuwer Hazing Videos

With Jim and Ev Piazza (Hazing Deaths, 2021)

Unless a Death Occurs: a death at Plattsburgh State by water torture

Interview from Family Matters at 11-minute part of video

Here are numerous free hazing videos of journalist Hank Nuwer produced by Kids in the House.

Hazing Education Videos by KidsintheHouse

Hazing expert Hank Nuwer discusses bans on Greek social life (See 1 minute and 30 second mark of video–scroll down for video)

A Death at West Virginia University

What are the facts on hazing? Authors John Hechinger and Hank Nuwer

Hidden hazing danger: summer and sports camps

“Hazing Expert” Hank Nuwer Audio interview: Alumni financial support 

The Hazing Death of Chad Meredith

A Heart-wrenching Look at Bullying and Hazing (Starts at 2 minute and 25 second mark).

Bloomberg Business Report: Hazing

“The Broken Pledge.”

Al Jazeera: Sports Hazing

Al Jazeera: Fraternity Hazing

Hank Nuwer and Carson Stuckey parents on CBS Sunday Morning: Hazing Deaths 

Hank Nuwer es autor, columnista y dramaturgo. Él y su esposa Gosia Wroblewska-Nuwer viven en el costado de Indiana de la frontera estatal de Union City. Los puntos de horizonte expresados ??en el artículo son obra del autor. 

2018 BSC Hall of Fame induction of 1967 Soccer champions.

Midwest Writers interview with Hank

Conference: George Plimpton, guest. Hank Nuwer, keynote speaker

Former editor-in-chief Nuwer speaking


June 10, 2019. International conference on trafficking, labor slaves link:  conference 


University of the Basque Country, Spain October 8, 2014