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Monday March 20th

Heel Talk: Fraternity drug ring scandal and making class connections

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Fraternity drug ring scandal and making class connections

On this episode, host Evely Forte chats with University Desk reporter Maydha Devarajan about the fraternity drug ring scandal near UNC, Duke and Appalachian State University. 

Twenty-one people — many of whom were members of various fraternities — were arrested for their role in distributing and selling drugs. They also talk about the implications of University sanctions against greek life organizations on campus. 

University Desk reporter Hannah Rosenberger also discusses how UNC students are finding friends in their classes this spring semester.

Listen on Spotify or Apple Podcasts.

Episode hosted by Evely Forte and produced by Praveena Somasundaram. Supervising producers are University Desk Editor Maddie Ellis, Digital Managing Editor Will Melfi and Editor-in-Chief Anna Pogarcic.

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