Student Services Division: Context for Free Speech 13-14

Category: Advertised Commitments to Free Expression School: Grand Valley State University Statement Rating: Green

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Sometimes individuals or groups express ideas that upset others in the GVSU community. The question has been asked, why do we let this happen on our campus? Grand Valley is a public university that is obligated to uphold the tenants [sic] of the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Additionally, a basic condition for achieving a liberal education includes freedom of expression and the free exchange of ideas through open communication.

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