Crisis Management Harvard apologizes for secretly searching employees’ emails. Is it ever OK? In the wake of a cheating scandal, Harvard College administrators searched the email of 16 deans without permission. The college apologized, but faculty and staff remain uneasy. By Matt WilsonMarch 14, 2013 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.