The University of Louisiana-Lafayette recently updated its free speech policy after questions were raised about the previous policy and its allegedly vague wording.
Topic: freedom of speech
A private Catholic university in Ohio is proposing disciplinary actions against faculty members who are anonymous sources in the media.
University of Michigan changed its free speech policies after the Department of Justice announced its support of a lawsuit against the university.
Florida signed a bill into law that banned ‘free speech zones,’ which protects students’ freedom of speech on college campuses, and became the ninth state to pass this type of law.
Heterodox Academy, an effort started by two professors to help instill a culture of viewpoint diversity on college campuses, said that 1,500 professors agreed to allow for this kind of free debate on their college campuses.
Michigan State University settled a lawsuit with a white supremacist to let him speak on their campus during their spring break.
University of Maryland students were unhappy after the administration rejected ban on hate symbols, when the administration cited First Amendment protections for their decision.
Security costs have increased in light of protests at Harvard University, totaling at least $10,000 per speech.
50% of Virginia residents prefer protecting against discrimination over protecting freedom of speech, per a poll by VCU.
After receiving a ‘yellow’ rating by the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), Cal-Berkeley may revamp parts of its speech policies.