Wake-Up Call: Professor Says Tension High As Saint Joseph's College Shutdown Looms

Apr 18, 2017

Credit Chris Morisse Vizza/WBAA Radio

Our guest this morning on WBAA’s Wake-Up Call is Saint Joseph’s College Assistant Professor of History Susan Chattin. 

She is one of six tenured faculty members who filed suit after Board of Trustees Chairman Ben Sponseller announced Feb. 3 the college would suspend operations following commencement in May.

Saint Joseph's College Complaint

We asked Chattin to discuss how the pending shutdown is affecting students and faculty, as well as explain why the faculty members filed suit and what they seeking from the college.