Campus graduate adds to allegations of sexual harassment

In a lawsuit filed May 19, Nicole Hemenway, who graduated in 2015, revealed a series of disturbing details about her relationship with Blake Wentworth, her former thesis adviser and South and Southeast Asian studies professor. She accused Wentworth of sexual harassment — citing instances of inappropriate comments, physical contact and unprofessional behavior.
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Lecturers in limbo

As the number of lecturers on campus rise, debate persists over their role

In past decades, lecturers served as temporary instructors, filling in for tenured faculty. But increasingly, the university relies on lecturers, who have fewer employment safeguards and lower salaries, to teach courses.
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