Prof. Ben Trachtenberg

Professor Trachtenberg Named by Curators Chair to University Working Group for Residence Hall Name

October 16th, 2017

Maurice B. Graham, ’62, Chair of the University of Missouri System Board of Curators, appointed Professor Ben Trachtenberg to a university working group that will recommend a name for a new Mizzou residence hall. The working group

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Nevada Law Journal to Publish Professor Trachtenberg’s Article on Race and Campus Discipline

October 10th, 2017

Professor Ben Trachtenberg wrote an article on race and campus discipline that will appear in the Nevada Law Journal in 2018. The article, which is available online in draft form, argues that university discipline procedures likely discriminate

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Does University Discipline Discriminate?: Professor Trachtenberg Speaks at Drake Law School

September 28th, 2017

Professor Ben Trachtenberg recently presented to the faculty of Drake Law School in Des Moines, Iowa. His talk, “Does College and University Discipline Discriminate Against Minority Students?,” concerned research related to a forthcoming article that will appear

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Provost Stokes Names Faculty Member to MU Task Force

August 9th, 2017

Professor Ben Trachtenberg was recently named to the MU Task Force on Academic Program Analysis, Enhancement, and Opportunities created by Provost Garnett Stokes. According to the provost’s office, the task force is charged with “conducting a top-to-bottom

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Using Shared Governance to Preserve Free Speech on Campus: Professor Trachtenberg in The Chronicle for Higher Education

May 25th, 2017

Professor Ben Trachtenberg recently wrote an article published in The Chronicle for Higher Education, “How Missouri Used Shared Governance to Preserve Free Speech on Campus,” in which he discussed free speech at public universities. Specifically, he described

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