For a college newspaper, there is practically no more sensational story than alleged sexual misconduct by a professor. Such a situation at the University of Delaware has all the ingredients of a great drama: a lopsided power dynamic, quid pro quo, and pleading e-mails. But to senior Cady Zuvich’s credit, she reports a tempered, straight story based on good sources and documents. The university was quick to accuse Zuvich of “errors of fact and misrepresentations,” a red flag to journalists that a story is solid.
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