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Acting President Accused of Harassment Resigns



by Wilson Criscione

Darren Pitcher resigned as acting president of Spokane Falls Community College earlier this week in the middle of a sexual harassment investigation, a spokeswoman has confirmed to the Inlander.

“What I can say is there was an investigation underway, but the investigation was suspended when we received Dr. Pitcher’s letter of resignation,” says Carolyn Casey, public information officer for Community Colleges of Spokane.

Casey confirmed that the investigation was for alleged sexual harassment, but she would not reveal any other details of the investigation, including how long the investigation had been underway or how many complaints had been made about Pitcher’s behavior.

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