the spotlight on Churchill revealed numerous complaints of academic misconduct that had been raised by other academics, but never addressed by CU. He was accused of plagiarism, inventing historical incidents and ghostwriting essays which he then cited in his footnotes in support of his own views.I wrote previously about Churchill in 2005: Ward Churchill posts. It's good to see that Churchill's lies and distortions have finally been proven in the light of day.
Those allegations were the ones that brought dismissal today.
Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Ward Churchill - fired from University of Colorado
A lovely piece of academic news - Ward Churchill has just been fired from his job at the University of Colorado: