Oklahoma City Community College professor not returning after evolution fuss

Student's allegations about creationism slant in biology class incorrect, former professor says

BY TRICIA PEMBERTON Published: August 8, 2010
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After 17 years as an adjunct professor at Oklahoma City Community College, Michael Talkington will not be in the classroom this semester.

The decision is his own, he said, though it came after a student in the spring complained Talkington "glossed over” evolution and instead taught creationism and intelligent design in his biology class.

Student Bryan Jaden...

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