As Alex Morse defends conduct, UMass policy ‘strongly discourages’ faculty-student relationships


As Alex Morse defends conduct, UMass policy ‘strongly discourages’ faculty-student relationships

Holyoke Mayor Alex B. Morse during a press meeting on 14, 2020 july. (Jeanette DeForge/Republican staff)

AMHERST — for over a quarter century — and likely longer — there is debate that is ongoing the University of Massachusetts as well as on university campuses across the country concerning the propriety of romantic relationships between faculty and pupils.

Congressional candidate and Holyoke Mayor Alex B. Morse is not the first to ever be swept up into the debate. He could be, however, facing claims raised simply days prior to the Sept. 1 primary for which he hopes to unseat U.S. Rep. Richard E. Neal, D-Springfield, one of the more effective Democratic people of Congress.

The current controversy involving claims that Morse dated UMass pupils as he had been a part-time lecturer there clearly was the latest chapter in a continuing campus conversation by what comprises a suitable relationship between faculty people and pupils. 続きを読む “As Alex Morse defends conduct, UMass policy ‘strongly discourages’ faculty-student relationships”