Academic freedom

The New Class Monitors

Ignoring faculty objections, group at UCLA offers students money to tape professors and pass along course materials.

Guilt by Phone Association

Articles in neoconservative paper about a Palestinian scholar prompt Zionist group to seek boycott of Brandeis.

Scientific Discourse or Prior Restraint?

Researchers sought to hold up publication of a study on logging and forest regeneration they say is flawed.

A New Baptist Higher Education

Incoming president at Mercer U. says religious institutions can embrace academic freedom and still keep their values.

Faith on the Quad

Scholars issue draft "declaration" calling for expanded role of religion in curriculum and student life -- at religious and secular colleges.

Boycott Backlash

AAUP condemns boycotts -- and faces criticism for invitations to backers of sanctions against Israeli universities.

A Holocaust Denier Resurfaces

Tenured Northwestern professor enrages many by backing claims of Iran's president.

Fiasco at AAUP

Conference on academic boycotts postponed following revelation that anti-Semitic article was accidentally distributed to participants.

Intellectual Diversity or Political Repackaging?

South Dakota House passes bill some see as model for other states -- but that colleges and professors oppose.

Muhammad Cartoon Crossfire

A Minn. community college adjunct is told to keep images off bulletin board; Illinois and Chapel Hill student papers set off debates.

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