A university spokesman gave his surprising support of the event, saying, "Northwestern University faculty members engage in teaching and research on a wide variety of topics, some of them controversial and at the leading edge of their respective disciplines. The university supports the efforts of its faculty to further the advancement of knowledge." But the president brought things back down to Earth, saying he was troubled and disappointed.
Attendance was voluntary and five or six warnings were given. Plus the couple enjoy having sex with an audience. It all sounds consensual to me, but definitely not appropriate nor especially educational. What do you make of it?