Tag:Free Speech

Professor Trachtenberg Speaks at Illinois American Association of University Professors Conference

May 9th, 2018

Professor Ben Trachtenberg spoke at the spring conference of the Illinois American Association of University Professors (AAUP). The conference theme was “Defending Academic Freedom, Shared Governance and Tenure in an…

Dean Lidsky Appears on NPR’s On the Media To Discuss Defamation

May 9th, 2018

In April, Dean Lyrissa Lidsky appeared on NPR’s On the Media: Moving Beyond the Norm, talking to host Bob Garfield about defamation and the legal threats to Alex Jones’ Infowars…

Professor Jerry Participates in Campus Free Speech Discussion

May 4th, 2018

Professor Bob Jerry was one of 40 invited participants in an American Council on Education roundtable discussion on “Campus Inclusion and Free Expression” held recently at the University of Michigan. Kevin…

American Constitution Society Chapter Receives Programming Award

May 4th, 2018

The Mizzou Law chapter of the American Constitution Society will receive the national organization’s 2017-2018 Programming Award at the annual conference in June. The award specifically acknowledges the many important…

Professor Trachtenberg Publishes Book Chapter About Shared Governance and Freedom of Speech

April 17th, 2018

Professor Ben Trachtenberg has a chapter published in “Leading Colleges and Universities: Lessons from Higher Education Leaders,” a new book from Johns Hopkins University Press. Other contributors include former Yale…