October 8, 2020 | 1: 08pm
Video posted to Twitter earlier this month confirmed Duquesne University schooling professor Gary Shank the employ of the racial slur no longer no longer as a lot as three cases all the plot in which thru a Sept. 9 Zoom session of his academic psychology route on child and adolescent trend.
Shank, who had taught on the Pittsburgh college since 1997, realized of his termination in a letter Wednesday despatched by college officers, his licensed official advised the Pittsburgh Submit-Gazette.
“I even comprise got the utter written by [Education Dean Gretchen Generett] relating to your behavior,” Provost David Dausey wrote within the letter. “I agree with the advice it comprises. This means that truth, pursuant to Half 9.2 of the College Instruction guide, your employment at Duquesne is terminated for extreme misconduct.”