Dawson theatre instructor leaves college following allegations

September 15, 2020
A theatre instructor at Dawson College has reportedly left the institution following a resurfacing of allegations of harassment and bullying. CBC news reports that nearly a dozen former students have come forward over the past three years. In a statement, Dawson's director general Richard Filion explained that “the allegations were deemed extremely serious, which led the college to launch an investigation.” The college has announced an investigation, the results of which will be shared publicly once the investigation is complete. The statement indicates that the instructor has not taught at the college since August 31, 2020.   Dawson  | CBC  (QC)