Cornell University frat disciplined for sex contest called ‘Pig Roast’

A fraternity at Cornell University is a probationary period for the holding of competitions in which members would get higher points for having sex with heavy women.


A Cornell University fraternity chapter has been placed on two years probation for holding a sex contest that the members of the ‘pig roast’ in the reference to the weight of the women they slept with the New York Post reported.

University officials launched an investigation of the Zeta Beta Tau brotherhood last year after hearing reports about the secret game, where the members could get “points” by having sex with women.

In the case of a tie in the match, the victory goes to the player who had sex with a heavier woman. The new members were told not to the knowledge of the women about the contest.

Cornell’s fraternity and sorority review board, in particular in the chapter was in violation of the policy against hazing and sexual abuse.

The brotherhood said that the allegations were contrary to the values and mission and that in the chapter leadership and fraternity in general, “shocked and stunned” about the non-accredited activities.

The brotherhood said that it will conduct a membership review in collaboration with the international headquarters and expel any members found to be committed to the brotherhood ideals and values. He said the hosting of multiple educational programs on healthy relationships.

As part of the two year probationary period, the university said the fraternity will be required to hire a live-in advisor, are subject to an external audit, and participate in ongoing education about sexual violence.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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