Tag: Connecticut

Archived: Ex-Student Who Used Bodily Fluids to Harass Black Roommate, Avoids Hate Crime Charge

Brianna Brochu, a white, former University of Hartford student whorubbed her used tampons onher Black roommate,Chennel “Jazzy” Rowe’s, backpack andallegedly put Rowe’s toothbrush in places “where the sun doesn’t shine,”will not face hate crime charges. On Monday in Hartford Superior Court, Brochu, 18, pleaded not guilty to charges of breach…

Archived: Yale Dean Resigns After Hateful Yelp Reviews Go Public

A Yale University dean has resigned after disparaging remarks she made on the review site Yelp, including calling people “white trash,” “low class folks” and “barely educated morons,” were uncovered. June Chu served as dean of Pierson College, one of Yale’s residential colleges, from May 2016 until this month. She…