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Who runs HKU? Hong Kong chief executive calls HKU alumni vote of no confidence ‘absolutely unfair’

Leung Chun-ying defends university’s former council chairman, sidesteps question on motion rejecting Arthur Li’s ascent to chairmanship

By Jeffie Lam
South China Morning Post

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying (centre) with officials and lawmakers in Admiralty. 394 more words

Respuesta al Decano de la Facultad de Salud - Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia

Pues no parece que vaya a parar el pesado de @Jor_H_R : http://t.co/U7AnRjSs6d Pero es de los buenos pesados :D.

— Marc Casañas Escarré (@Firefly_fan) …

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It's Not About Free Speech or Academic Freedom | Stanley Fish

In the discussions of the events now taking place on an increasing number of college campuses the phrases “free speech” and “academic freedom” are routinely invoked. 24 more words

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University of Hong Kong still in court to sustain "gag order" and secrecy in university deliberations

HKU president Peter Mathieson (left) was evidently standing by Chan. He was also heard saying Lo Chung-mau (right), who had opposed Chan’s appointment as a pro-vice-chancellor, was taking things “very personally”. 408 more words

Dr Jarrod Gilbert: The police have deemed me unfit to undertake crime research because I know criminals - National - NZ Herald News

Sitting in front of me is a 20-page document. It’s my police file. It doesn’t say much, because 17 of those pages are completely blacked out.I requested my file because I’ve been deemed by the police to be unfit to conduct research – I’ve been banned from accessing basic and uncontroversial police data. 96 more words


The AAUP's Digital Future

Over the three years of my involvement with the AAUP, I’ve watched this venerable faculty institution complete a reorganization and begin a process of revitalization that is already placing it at the forefront of faculty advocacy, reaching far beyond what had been envisioned for it less than a generation ago. 545 more words