Students planned to walk out of Peter Ludlow’s 12:30 p.m. class, but he cancelled it prior to the protest. Ludlow is being sued by one of his students who is alleging sexual misconduct. NBC Chicago reports:
“A Northwestern University professor abruptly canceled a Tuesday afternoon class ahead of a planned sit-in protest by students.
Students had planned to sit in philosophy professor Peter Ludlow’s 12:30 class with signs protesting his presence on campus before walking out en masse at 1 p.m.
Ludlow and the school both face lawsuits filed by a current student who alleges she was sexually harassed by the professor two years ago.“