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Spring 2-15-2012

Quick Facts

  • After Winthrop University did not renew her contract, Heinz filed suit alleging that she was terminated because she had complained about gender inequities and harassment.
  • Heinz settled her claims against Winthrop University for $35,000 and a reference letter.
  • Winthrop University will not pay any monies toward the settlement. In resolving the case, Winthrop University did not admit any liability.