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Fraternity members in shock after house burns down

Phi Delta Theta seniors Matt Marcotte, Daniel Oversen, and Greg Garro stopped by their recently burnt down senior house to collect their belongings on Jan. 29 2016.

By Aaron Navarro

February 1, 2016

As the flashing lights and loud sirens of fire and emergency responders’ trucks contrasted against the dark hours of the early morning, senior Phi Delta Theta member Robert Penicook was in shock. Sitting in a provided bus, Penicook stared at the smoking, blazing shell of his home.“At first I was just ...