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Professors On Paid Leave

The D and the Valley News are reporting that three professors have been placed on leave:

Professors Todd Heatherton, Bill Kelley and Paul Whalen have all been placed on paid leave during the inquiry, Dartmouth spokeswoman Diana Lawrence said in a statement.

“Dartmouth has restricted their access to campus pending the conclusion of ongoing investigations into allegations of serious misconduct. We are engaged in a thorough and impartial process that protects the rights of all parties and promotes the safety of our campus community,” the statement said.

I have no information on the situation.

Addendum: The D’s story observes: “Hanover Police Department captain Mark Bodanza said that the department does not have any active investigations regarding the three professors.”


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