Academic freedom

Columbia Protesters Face Penalties (Perhaps)

Smart Title: 
In pre-Christmas statement, university officials say students may undergo discipline for disrupting speech -- but offer no details, citing privacy law.

Radical Shift for MLA -- on Meeting Date

Smart Title: 
Delegate Assembly rejects the use of the term "illegal alien" -- while measure to defend Ward Churchill is cast aside.

A Freewheeling Academic Freedom Debate

Smart Title: 
Stanley Fish, Elena Kagan and others mull recent case studies and hypothetical situations in a law school context.

Ugly Turn in Mascot Dispute

Smart Title: 
U. of Illinois Native Americans find themselves targets of online threats and racist statements.

History vs. Hagiography

Smart Title: 
Bush institute at SMU would report to Bush foundation, not the university. Does that protect academic interests, or endanger them?

Strategies on Academic Freedom

Smart Title: 
Handbook offers ideas for professors in Middle Eastern studies who find themselves under scrutiny or attack.

Students' Complaints, Professors' Rights

Smart Title: 

A seemingly innocuous policy change at the City University of New York has faculty leaders worried that their institution -- which has not been front and center in the battles over David Horowitz's "Academic Bill of Rights" -- may end up giving the conservative activist a victory, at their expense.

Reviewing the Reviewers

Smart Title: 
Professor starts blog to examine institutional review boards and how, in his eyes, they hamstring the humanities.

Vote Postponed on Tobacco Research Ban

Smart Title: 
After contentious debate on academic freedom and manipulation of research, U. of California regents punt.

A Curricular Debate: Classic or Retro?

Smart Title: 
Advocates for traditional curriculum spark debate at meeting of academics who view the core as where the action used to be.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Academic freedom
Back to Top