Season One: A video has been released online of a sexual encounter between lecturer and student, there are just enough clues to hint at their identities. The truth behind this video slowly unravels as the story rewinds to the beginning, the first day of school when Sylvia, a newly minted Assistant Professor, and Philip, a promising student, begin their first day of school. At first blush, Sylvia has the support and endorsement of her Dean who clearly values her. The teaching faculty is highly political, the craftiest political player is her nemesis Madelyn views Sylvia as a personal threat and vows to have her removed by all means necessary. In order to survive the system, Sylvia must become a player and a part of it.