FAU Takes Heat For Professor's Sandy Hook Comments

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Friday, January 25, 2013

James Tracy still has a job at Florida Atlantic University, FAU media relations director Lisa Metcalf said Wednesday.

But beyond that, she didn't say much about Tracy, a tenured associate professor of communication who has brought much embarrassment to the university with his comments questioning the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre.

"We don't comment on personnel matters," Metcalf said.

She wouldn't say if Tracy was under investigation or faced an inquiry, as Tracy told University Press, the FAU student magazine, last week.

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