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Salaita in His Own Words: Columbia College, Chicago Speaking Tour

Professor Steven Salaita on October 8, 2014 spoke at Columbia College Chicago that I previously commented on. John Dworkin asked the panelists, Steven Salaita, Iymen Chehade and myself whether we would consent to being taped and YouTubed: a neologism? 209 more words


Salaita Speaks!

It’s 6:50 in the evening on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. The 7:00 event start time at Columbia College Chicago draws near. The lecture hall is filling up rapidly. 709 more words


It's Not All About Salaita...

…certainly not about the content of his tweets or of his character. Among other things, it’s about whether or not being scheduled to teach with students actually enrolled constitutes “hiring.” And that’s not a question any of us should have any disagreement on. 640 more words

Academic Freedom

Academic Freedom and the Board of Trustees at the University of Illinois: A Historical Perspective

by Belden Fields

At the IPRH panel on “Academic Freedom and Free Speech across Disciplines” held at the Beckman Institute on Monday, September 29, one of the panelists Prof. 1,031 more words

William Maher, University Archivist: Remarks during Chancellor Wise's Visit to Library

Text of comments made at September 12, 2014 Library Update Meeting for Chancellor’s Listening Visit to Library

© William J. Maher (University Archivist)

Academic freedom and freedom of speech may be essential values in a university, but for libraries and archives they are more. 292 more words

Keynote Address at the University of Saskatchewan Faculty Association Academic Freedom Event: Part 1

Rudy Fichtenbaum, President

American Association of University Professors

First I want to thank the University of Saskatchewan Faculty Association for inviting me to attend your Academic Freedom Event. 2,304 more words


CFA asks Academic HR to clarify the hiring process

Letter to Academic Human Resources

 Deborah S Stone
Director, Academic Human Resources
807 South Wright, Suite 420, M/C 310
Champaign, IL  61820

Dear Director Stone: 207 more words