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'Toxic' lab: Read all coverage of the aftermath from a UW-Madison student's suicide

'Toxic' lab: Read all coverage of the aftermath from a UW-Madison student's suicide

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A UW-Madison graduate student's suicide in October 2016 sparked a university investigation into the faculty member at the center of the lab where the student worked. University records describe College of Engineering professor Akbar Sayeed’s lab as "toxic" and his behavior as "abusive." State Journal reporter Kelly Meyerhofer writes about the university's report and fallout from the initial story, including Sayeed's reassignment and UW-Madison's plans to start centrally tracking bullying complaints.

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