Please see the response from Augsburg University, also published in the Chronicle of Higher Education, regarding the scenario that Professor Kennedy inaccurately characterized in his opinion piece. (It can be found here: By including the synopsis in your newsletter, you are perpetuating false information. We ask that you correct this. Augsburg's public statement is a available at (scroll down to Jan. 28).

Rebecca John
Augsburg University, Minneapolis, Minn.