Michigan State dean accused of storing nude student 'selfies'; had picture of Nassar and student
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Guthrie, a year-old associate professor who teaches photography in the university's Department of Art and Art History, often photographs naked women, and sometimes men, and occasionally puts himself in the picture, The Detroit News reported Wednesday. At least in the past, some of his subjects were students, although university officials say he no longer uses current students as models. Laurie Merrihew of Brooklyn, Mich. There are several with totally nude girls that he's holding … and touching. To think that he is participating in this and not thinking: 'What good luck I have to be able to do this and get away with this. But if you come from any of the coasts or if you have an education in art … you wouldn't even think twice about it. Contacted by the News, Guthrie, who is approaching retirement after 13 years on the MSU faculty, declined to be interviewed, saying in an e-mail, "It is not a great climate for being edgy in the area of sexuality.
William Strampel, 70, is the first person charged since a broad investigation was launched in January into how Michigan State handled complaints against Nassar, who for years sexually abused girls and young women, especially gymnasts. Strampel was dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine until December. Strampel spent Monday night in jail ahead of an arraignment Tuesday afternoon. His attorney, John Dakmak, declined to comment.