Website opposing proposed Doane cuts reinstated after copyright claim | Education

Tim Hill

Tim Hill, Doane University

Dave Bundy, the web-hosting service, took down the page after a copyright complaint was filed alleging the website had used photos of Doane’s campus and a university logo without permission — a claim Hill disputed.

When he built the website in early October, Hill said he took care to not use anything from Doane’s website, choosing instead to use a photo of the bell tower on the Crete campus taken by colleague Kristen Hetrick.

Hetrick, a former associate professor of German who was also director of the Honors Program at Doane — both programs on the list of recommended cuts — said she took the photos Oct. 7, during her final week on campus.

Doane’s logo had never been used on, Hill said.

After Hill disputed the copyright complaint, the web hosting service told Hill it would reinstate the page in 10 days if

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