Duke professor steps down after asking students to not speak Chinese

Duke professor steps down after asking students to not speak Chinese
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    DIVISION IS STILL IN -- BUT
    I HAVE NOT GOTTEN AIRED
    REPLY.
    ROBERT RICHARDSON,
    CBS17 NEWS.
    DUKE UNIVERSITY IS RESPONDING
    AFTER A PROFESSOR SENT
    AN E-MAIL TO INTERNATIONAL
    STUDENTS
    TELLING THEM TO ONLY
    SPEAK ENGLISH ON CAMPUS.
    THAT E-MAIL HAS GONE VIRAL.
    DEREK LEWIS IS LIVE IN
    DURHAM
    DIGGING DEEPER.
    WHAT IS THE
    UNIVERSITY SAYING ABOUT THE E-
    MAIL
    AND THE CONTROVERSY?
    Reporter:
    Reporter: DUKE UNIVERSITY
    HAS STUDENTS FROM
    125 COUNTRIES,
    AND MANY OF THEM
    SPEAK DIFFERENT LANGUAGES.
    I AM TOLD
    THAT ANYONE TELLING STUDENTS TO
    JUST SPEAK ENGLISH IS
    UNACCEPTABLE.
    THE UNIVERSITY IS APOLOGIZING
    AND
    SENDING DEEP REGRETS AFTER
    MAKING
    --
    A DIRECTOR OF
    JESUIT STUDIES TOLD STUDENTS
    TO SPEAK ENGLISH IN
    PROFESSIONAL SETTINGS.
    THE E-MAIL WENT OUT FRIDAY
    TO 54 STUDENTS IN THE
    MASTERS OF BIOSTATISTICS
    PROGRAM.
    AFTER FACULTY
    MEMBERS WENT TO HER ASKING HER
    TO HELP IDENTIFY STUDENTS
    SPEAKING CHINESE
    LOUDLY IN THE STUDENT
    LOUNGE, SHE SENT THIS E-MAIL.
    IN
    PART, THE E-MAIL SAYS "I
    ENCOURAGE YOU TO COMMIT
    TO USING ENGLISH 100%
    OF THE TIME WHEN YOU
    ARE IN ANY PROFESSIONAL
    SETTING."
    A VICE PRESIDENT AT DUKE
    TELLS ME
    AN E-MAIL LIKE THAT
    SHOULD HAVE NEVER BEEN SENT.
    [INAUDIBLE]
    Reporter: I HAVE LEARNED
    NEELY VOLUNTARILY
    STEPPED DOWN FROM HER
    DIRECTOR POSITION.
    SHE IS STILL TEACHING HERE
    AS AN ASSISTANT PROFESSOR. I
    AM TOLD
    THERE ARE ALWAYS OPPORTUNITIES
    FOR MORE TRAINING WHEN IT
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