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Thoughts on upcoming Northwestern P-Wild (Project Wild) reforms

With Project Wild orientation coming up, one can hope the largely student-run orientation program will take heed of 2010 abuses to have a safe, tremendous outdoor experience. The program itself has so much going for it. It would be a shame to have the majority lose a great experience because of the actions of a few reckless individuals.

By Hank Nuwer

Hank Nuwer is the Indiana-based author of Hazing: Destroying Young Lives; Broken Pledges: The Deadly Rite of Hazing, High School Hazing, Wrongs of Passage and The Hazing Reader. He has written articles or columns on hazing for the Sunday Times of India, Toronto Globe & Mail, Harper's Magazine, Orlando Sentinel, The Chronicle of Higher Education and the New York Times Sunday Magazine. His new book is Hazing: Destroying Young Lives from Indiana University Press.

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