Topic: professorships

Researchers claim the namesake of a professorship — Hans Rothfels — was an early Hitler supporter. Rothfels worked as a substitute lecturer in Brown’s history department during and after World War II.

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Professorship name stirs polarizing views

February 17, 2016 6 comments

Brown has honored complicated figures — one of which has recently garnered attention over accusations that he was a Hitler supporter.