A group representing faculty in the University of Iowa’s Liberal Arts College is censuring the UI’s incoming president, Bruce Harreld.
Language and Cultures Professor Russ Ganim chaired the Faculty Assembly, a group representing the broader Liberal Arts faculty. He says censuring President-select Harreld isn’t meant to humiliate.
“The purpose was not to embarrass anyone,” he said. “The purpose was to reaffirm our core values. First and foremost of those values being intellectual honesty. And academic integrity.