Adam to Speak at Iowa State First Amendment Day 2011

By April 6, 2011


This Thursday, FIRE Vice President of Programs Adam Kissel will be travelling to Ames, Iowa, to speak at the First Amendment Day 2011 celebration at Iowa State University (ISU). Adam will take part in two events, a lecture entitled "Making Your Entire Campus a Free Speech Zone" at 2:30 p.m. and a panel discussion on the Supreme Court of the United States’ recent decision in Snyder v. Phelps at 4:45 p.m.

"Making Your Entire Campus a Free Speech Zone"
Thursday, April 7, 2:30 p.m.
Cardinal Room of the Memorial Union

Panel: "Snyder v. Phelps: Defending Speech You Hate."
Thursday, April 7, 4:45 p.m.
Cardinal Room of the Memorial Union
Panelists: Gene Policinski, Executive Director of the First Amendment Center; Frank LoMonte, Executive Director of the Student Press Law Center; Adam Kissel, Vice President of Programs for FIRE; and Jeffrey J. Hunt of the law firm Parr, Brown, Gee and Loveless in Salt Lake City, Utah. Moderator: Richard Doak, Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication lecturer.

For information on all the First Amendment Day 2011 events at ISU, check out the full schedule at http://fad.jlmc.iastate.edu/schedule/.