April 19, 2017
Kappa Alpha Psi placed on interim suspension
Executive Director of Campus and Community Engagement Joseph A. Burke issued the following statement April 19:
The Office of Sorority and Fraternity Life has announced that Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. has committed a serious violation of the Fraternity and Sorority Expectations for Membership and as of April 18, 2017 has been placed by Cornell on interim suspension status.
Interim suspension is a pause in the operations of a chapter during which the chapter may not engage in any activities. Interim suspension is used when details of a credible report compel the university to cease activities of the organization for the safety of the members, those joining or guests.