Noose incident haunts Columbia University recruiting
BY JOE GOULD, LAUREN DARSON and CARRIE MELAGODAILY NEWS WRITERS
Sunday, October 14th 2007, 4:00 AM
The disgrace of a hangman's noose left on a black professor's door overshadowed a student recruitment event at Columbia University Teachers College Saturday.
Faculty members were forced to reassure prospective applicants that the grad school is committed to tolerance and diversity.
"The college community is going to have to take some time to sort out what happened and what this event will mean for Teachers College students," Prof. Aaron Pallas told them.