Samantha Harris

About Samantha Harris

Samantha K. Harris, a Philadelphia native, graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and from Princeton University, where she earned an A.B. magna cum laude in politics. As an undergraduate, Samantha completed a senior thesis that analyzed the constitutional implications of former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani’s quality-of-life initiative in New York City. During law school, she served on the editorial board of the Journal of Constitutional Law. Before joining FIRE, Samantha clerked for the late Honorable Jay C. Waldman of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and most recently was an associate at the law firm of Pepper Hamilton in Philadelphia.


Commentary

  • Speech Code of the Month: California State University, East Bay, November 20, 2017

  • Are universities abdicating their responsibility to educate students for fear of offending them?, November 10, 2017

  • The scariest part of Halloween: Picking a costume, October 31, 2017

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of North Georgia, October 17, 2017

  • Free speech on campus is ‘essential for the free formation of public opinion’: A response to Robert Post, October 4, 2017

  • Due process legal update, October 3, 2017

  • Who is wise?, September 25, 2017

  • Speech Code of the Month: Middle Georgia State University, September 12, 2017

  • Don’t fall for the misinformation campaign against due process advocates, August 28, 2017

  • Best of Newsdesk: ‘Free Speech Zones,’ Then and Now, August 8, 2017

  • Speech Code of the Month: Case Western Reserve University, August 2, 2017

  • Speech Code of the Month: College of the Holy Cross, July 14, 2017

  • Free speech and double standards at San Francisco State University, July 3, 2017

  • Colby College president: ‘My responsibility is to foster an environment on campus that supports free inquiry’, June 12, 2017

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of South Dakota, June 7, 2017

  • ATIXA offers new ‘due process track’ at $1,499 Title IX training course; FIRE still offers due process guidance for free, May 19, 2017

  • Speech Code of the Month: Virginia State University, May 17, 2017

  • Speech Code of the Month: Adams State University, April 26, 2017

  • In wake of troubling campus incidents, students stand up for free speech, April 19, 2017

  • Due Process Legal Update: Part II, March 29, 2017

  • Speech Code of the Month: Dickinson College, March 27, 2017

  • Due process legal update: Part I, March 16, 2017

  • Middlebury faculty speak out, March 7, 2017

  • The death of liberty on campus? Some reflections on Middlebury, March 6, 2017

  • Change is needed as a chilling effect sweeps college classrooms, March 1, 2017

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Missouri–Kansas City, February 24, 2017

  • More Questions than Answers in Orange Coast College Recording Scandal [UPDATED], February 17, 2017

  • Why You Should Care About Protest Waiting Periods, January 30, 2017

  • Speech Code of the Month: SUNY Albany, January 25, 2017

  • Judge José Cabranes: Threats to Academic Freedom Are a ‘National Problem’, January 12, 2017

  • Censorship is a Bipartisan Issue, January 9, 2017

  • ‘Free Speech Zones,’ Then and Now, December 27, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Rhode Island, December 21, 2016

  • Former Nevada ACLU Head: “Those Who Would Stifle Speech Should Beware”, December 14, 2016

  • Due Process Legal Update: Complaints and Rulings Keep Coming, December 7, 2016

  • On Free Speech, Double Standards, and Professor Mike Adams, December 2, 2016

  • Due Process Legal Update: The Kangaroo Lives On, November 30, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, November 23, 2016

  • In Suspending Wrestling Team for Private Messages, Columbia Goes Too Far, November 16, 2016

  • Due Process Legal Update: Filings, Rulings, and a Kangaroo, November 9, 2016

  • Princeton Open Campus Coalition Seeks to Revive ‘Interpersonal and Intellectual Health’ at Old Nassau, October 26, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: DePauw University, October 21, 2016

  • ‘TWISTING TITLE IX’ WEEK: Judge Rules Against Brown in Sexual Misconduct Lawsuit, but Cites School’s Broad Latitude to Punish Students, September 30, 2016

  • ‘TWISTING TITLE IX’ WEEK: Due Process Legal Update, September 28, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Vermont, September 21, 2016

  • Penn Students Choose Protest Over Censorship, September 7, 2016

  • Mandatory Trigger Warnings, Part Two, September 1, 2016

  • Think Trigger Warnings Are Never Mandatory on Campus? Think Again., August 31, 2016

  • BACK TO SCHOOL: FIRE’s Spotlight Database Offers Comprehensive Picture of Campus Speech Codes, August 31, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: Northwestern State University, August 24, 2016

  • NYCRC Head: ‘Tell Me, Please’ That Reports of Racially Segregated Courses Are Untrue, August 10, 2016

  • Best of ‘The Torch’: Free Speech at Princeton: A Report From the Front Lines, August 1, 2016

  • In Ruling with Nationwide Significance, Second Circuit Vacates ‘Doe v. Columbia’ Decision, July 29, 2016

  • Due Process Legal Update: Settlements, Trials, and More, July 27, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: Colby College, July 20, 2016

  • Administrative Bloat and Academic Freedom, July 6, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: Indiana State University, June 22, 2016

  • Due Process Legal Update: Complaints Keep Rolling In, June 17, 2016

  • American Law Institute Rejects ‘Affirmative Consent’ Standard for Model Penal Code, May 18, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Missouri, May 6, 2016

  • Due Process Legal Update: More Students’ Lawsuits Move Forward, April 11, 2016

  • So About Free Speech at Emory…, March 23, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: Grinnell College, March 18, 2016

  • University of Texas ‘Blueprint’ for Campus Police Raises Fairness Concerns, March 11, 2016

  • Due Process Legal Update: Students’ Title IX and Due Process Claims Move Forward, But Challenges Remain, March 1, 2016

  • More on Speech Codes at SMSU, February 26, 2016

  • The Condescending Paternalism of Williams President Adam Falk, February 19, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, February 11, 2016

  • SMSU: Truth Impedes Student Newspaper’s Attempted Hit Piece, January 29, 2016

  • Federal Court: Campus Sexual Assault Hearings are ‘Quasi-Criminal’ in Nature, January 20, 2016

  • Speech Code of the Month: Clark University, January 15, 2016

  • Penn Law Prof: Affirmative Consent Should Be Moral Norm, Not Adjudicatory Principle, January 14, 2016

  • As New Lawsuit Alleges Racial Discrimination in Campus Sexual Assault Proceedings, ‘Hunting Ground’ Producers Continue to Blame Film’s Criticism on ‘Threat’ to ‘White Male Power’, January 8, 2016

  • Columbia’s Contradiction: University Adopts Free Speech Statement, Keeps Restrictive Speech Codes, January 5, 2016

  • Free Speech at Princeton: A Report From the Front Lines, December 17, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: Auburn University, December 15, 2015

  • American Law Institute Wades into Campus Sexual Assault Debate, December 14, 2015

  • ‘Hunting Ground’ Filmmakers to Harvard Law Profs: Criticizing Our Film Could Create a ‘Hostile Climate’, December 4, 2015

  • Dartmouth Stands By Restrictive ‘Bias Incident Reporting’ Protocol, Loses FIRE’s ‘Green Light’ Rating, November 23, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: Southwest Minnesota State University, November 9, 2015

  • Judge Halts Penn State’s Suspension of Syrian Student Accused of Sexual Misconduct, October 30, 2015

  • OCR’s Investigation of U. of Mary Washington Raises Free Speech Concerns, October 22, 2015

  • Dershowitz: Affirmative Consent Good in the Bedroom, Bad in the Courtroom, October 15, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Denver, October 12, 2015

  • Middlebury Student Paper Condemns Judicial Scrutiny of College’s Disciplinary Processes, October 5, 2015

  • Federal Court Halts Middlebury’s Expulsion of Student Accused of Sexual Misconduct, September 22, 2015

  • Judge Dismisses Student’s Title IX Claim Against Case Western Reserve University, September 16, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of California, Santa Barbara, September 15, 2015

  • University of Miami Law Prof: Affirmative Consent Effectively Shifts Burden of Proof to Accused, September 11, 2015

  • Due Process Legal Update: Judges in Virginia, Tennessee Rule in Favor of Accused Students, August 18, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: Boston University, August 12, 2015

  • After Ruling, Select Due Process Claims to Proceed in Student Lawsuit Against University, Administrators, July 31, 2015

  • Amherst: We Don’t Need to Consider Exculpatory Evidence Discovered After Appeal Period Closed, July 22, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: Florida State University, July 10, 2015

  • Judge Allows Terminated Prof’s Breach-of-Contract Lawsuit to Proceed, July 2, 2015

  • ‘Atrium’ Editor: I’m ‘Not Moving Forward’ With Journal Under Prior Review Requirement, June 23, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: California University of Pennsylvania, June 9, 2015

  • ‘Popehat’ on the Media’s Most Common ‘Pro-Censorship Tropes’, May 20, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: Lake Superior State University, May 11, 2015

  • This Is What a Broken System Looks Like, April 28, 2015

  • Princeton Students Debate Limits of Free Expression, April 16, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: Florida A&M University, April 14, 2015

  • In Due Process Lawsuit, Court Rules in Favor of Vassar College, April 1, 2015

  • UMW’s Punishment of Rugby Team Disregards Free Speech, Due Process, March 26, 2015

  • University of Georgia Revises Policy on Freedom of Expression, Ending Student Lawsuit, March 12, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: Marquette University, March 9, 2015

  • CU-Boulder Settles Title IX Lawsuit with Male Student; Who Benefits?, February 23, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: Lyndon State College, February 9, 2015

  • Freed From Compulsory Attendance, DePauw Students Voluntarily Attend Day of Dialogue, January 28, 2015

  • Speech Code of the Month: Georgia Southern University, January 14, 2015

  • Speech Codes of the Year: 2014, December 24, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: Pennsylvania State University, December 8, 2014

  • Victory for Freedom of Conscience at UC Davis: University Removes Coercive Slide from Sexual Assault Training Materials, November 20, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Central Missouri, November 12, 2014

  • Tonight at 6:30: Prof. Jeremy Waldron and FIRE’s Azhar Majeed Debate Hate Speech, November 6, 2014

  • Is Due Process in Danger at Penn?, November 4, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of New Mexico, October 1, 2014

  • James Madison University Loses Its ‘Green Light’ Rating, September 19, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: Boise State University, September 10, 2014

  • Due Process in the News: ‘Washington Post’ Highlights Accused Students’ Concerns, August 21, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: Arkansas State University, August 4, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: Armstrong State University, July 8, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: Bates College, June 9, 2014

  • California ‘Affirmative Consent’ Bill Puts Colleges in Untenable Position, June 2, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: Wake Forest University, May 5, 2014

  • Disinvitation Season Continues at Azusa Pacific University and Elsewhere, April 23, 2014

  • ‘Disinvitation Season’ Hits a New Low at Brandeis University, April 9, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: Colorado Mesa University, April 7, 2014

  • ‘Globe’ Columnist: Northeastern Censorship Squelches Speech, Learning, March 31, 2014

  • South Carolina State Legislator: LGBT-Themed Book ‘Trampled on Freedom of Conservatives’, March 18, 2014

  • Western Kentucky University Revises Speech Code of the Month Policy, March 17, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: Western Kentucky University, March 10, 2014

  • ‘Down With Campus Censorship!’ Campaign Launched in Britain, March 5, 2014

  • University of Iowa President Under Fire for Expressing Candid Opinion, March 5, 2014

  • Another Victory for Free Speech on Campus: Oklahoma State Settles Lawsuit with Campus Pro-Life Group; Revises Free Speech Policies, March 3, 2014

  • Centre College Revises Policy Banning ‘Disrespect for a College Official’, February 19, 2014

  • University of Memphis Professor Confuses Vandalism with Free Speech, February 18, 2014

  • Lenore Skenazy: ‘Art Is a Trigger’, February 12, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Richmond, February 5, 2014

  • Georgetown ‘Hoya’ Editorial Board Criticizes University Speech Codes, January 23, 2014

  • Universities Must Not Intrude Upon Freedom of Conscience in ‘Values’ Statements, January 16, 2014

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of West Alabama, January 2, 2014

  • Speech Codes of the Year: 2013, December 26, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: Virginia State University, December 11, 2013

  • U. of Wisconsin Regents Revise Systemwide Speech Code, November 18, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: Rogers State University, November 4, 2013

  • Quinnipiac Administrator: Skimpy Nurse Costumes ‘As Offensive As Writing the “N-word” on a Blackboard’, October 31, 2013

  • As Halloween Approaches, University Administrations Once Again Set Their Sights on ‘Offensive’ Costumes, October 29, 2013

  • Is UW-La Crosse Prof Being Railroaded over ‘Partisan’ Speech?, October 8, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: Salem State University, October 4, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: Syracuse University, September 6, 2013

  • Universities on the Cusp of a Better Speech Code Rating, Part 3: Notre Dame, September 5, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: Florida Atlantic University, August 2, 2013

  • In Troubling Opinion, Federal Judge Dismisses Free Speech Lawsuit Against Oakland University, July 24, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Central Arkansas, July 3, 2013

  • A Massive Burden, June 13, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: Bemidji State University, June 5, 2013

  • New OCR Letter Completely Ignores Earlier OCR Guidance on First Amendment, May 15, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: Troy University, May 8, 2013

  • FIRE, Wisconsin Faculty Ask for Speech Code Reform in UW System, April 24, 2013

  • Florida Atlantic U. Students and Faculty Demonstrate in Support of Academic Freedom, April 10, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: Washington University in St. Louis, April 5, 2013

  • Tyga Comes to Campus: Penn Students Call for Dialogue, Harvard Students Call for Cancellation, April 3, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Texas at San Antonio, March 6, 2013

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Pomona College, February 25, 2013

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Middlebury College, February 8, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: Wesleyan University, February 5, 2013

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Swarthmore College, January 25, 2013

  • Montclair State Wrongly Cites Anti-Bullying Law to Justify Student’s Suspension, January 17, 2013

  • ‘Free Speech Off the Table’ at Georgetown University, January 15, 2013

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Amherst College, January 8, 2013

  • Speech Code of the Month: Auburn University at Montgomery, January 2, 2013

  • Speech Codes of the Year: 2012, December 27, 2012

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Williams College, December 20, 2012

  • Princeton Students Form Much-Needed Free Speech Advocacy Group, December 10, 2012

  • Tip of the Iceberg: Recent Controversy Reveals More Free Speech Problems at Fordham, December 7, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of North Dakota, December 3, 2012

  • Problems with University Bias Policies and Attempts to Improve Campus Climate, November 19, 2012

  • Good Enough for Army, Navy, and Air Force; Too Hot for SUNY Maritime?, November 15, 2012

  • Robert Shibley on ‘College Insurrection’ on Fordham’s Ann Coulter Controversy, November 14, 2012

  • At Fordham University, President’s Criticism of Student Group Sparks Controversy, November 12, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: Norfolk State University, November 7, 2012

  • Misunderstanding ‘Time, Place, and Manner’ Restrictions, November 6, 2012

  • Posting Policies Frequently Restrict Student Expression, October 30, 2012

  • Free Speech Rights Must Extend to Students’ Online Expression, October 24, 2012

  • Misunderstanding ‘Harassment’, October 16, 2012

  • The Problem with Mandating Civility, October 11, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: SUNY New Paltz, October 2, 2012

  • University of Georgia Drops Last ‘Red Light’ Speech Code, September 21, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: Illinois State University, September 11, 2012

  • Progress in the Long War Against Campus Speech Codes, August 14, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Delaware, August 10, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: Indiana University, Southeast, July 10, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: Centre College, June 5, 2012

  • Compelling ‘Civility’, June 1, 2012

  • FIRE to UC System President: Revise Systemwide ‘Intolerance’ Reporting System, May 16, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: Framingham State University, May 2, 2012

  • AP: Sexual Assault Claims on Campus a ‘Legal Minefield’, April 23, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: Oakland University, April 3, 2012

  • Discipline of Southern Mississippi Band Members Raises Possible Free Speech Concerns, March 21, 2012

  • The ‘Fighting Words’ Doctrine Turns 70, March 9, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Missouri – St. Louis, March 1, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, February 7, 2012

  • Johns Hopkins University Continues to Defend Censorship, January 23, 2012

  • Honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., January 16, 2012

  • ‘Ames Tribune’ on Iowa State’s Speech Codes, January 13, 2012

  • Student Press Law Center on FIRE’s Speech Code Report: Virginia is #1, January 11, 2012

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Southern California, January 9, 2012

  • Speech Codes of the Year: 2011, December 27, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: St. Olaf College, December 6, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: Colorado College, November 2, 2011

  • ‘Enthusiastic Consent’ at Harvard, October 18, 2011

  • Montclair State University Revises Former Speech Code of the Month, October 13, 2011

  • Speech Code Victory: Claremont McKenna College Revises ‘Speech Code of the Month’, October 10, 2011

  • Bard College Steps Up for Free Speech, October 4, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: Sam Houston State University, October 3, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Wisconsin Whitewater, September 7, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: Mansfield University of Pennsylvania, August 2, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: Eastern Michigan University, July 5, 2011

  • Ilya Shapiro on the Dangers of the April 4 OCR Guidance, June 23, 2011

  • FIRE: One-Trick Ponies in Tinfoil Hats?, June 9, 2011

  • 40 Years of ‘Cohen v. California’, June 7, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: Yale University, June 1, 2011

  • FIRE Comments on Federal Anti-Bullying Initiatives, May 27, 2011

  • Unjust Sexual Misconduct Policy at Franklin & Marshall College, May 16, 2011

  • Everyone is Harmed by Reducing Due Process in Campus Sexual Assault Cases, May 13, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: Montclair State University, May 2, 2011

  • Student Rights in Jeopardy as University of Massachusetts Considers New Speech Codes, April 26, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Florida, April 1, 2011

  • UCLA Administrator Equates Offensive Speech, Death Threats, March 16, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: California State University – Chico, March 3, 2011

  • FIRE ‘Protecting Sexual Abusers’ at Vanderbilt?, February 28, 2011

  • Middlebury College Administration Violates Its Own Speech Code, February 7, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: Claremont McKenna College, February 2, 2011

  • Robert on the Proposed ‘Tyler Clementi Act’ in ‘Pajamas Media’, January 27, 2011

  • Tornadoes, and Bomb Scares, and Bias! Oh, My!, January 7, 2011

  • 2010’s Speech Code of the Year: UMass Amherst, January 5, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Month: Marshall University, January 3, 2011

  • Speech Code of the Year: 2010, December 28, 2010

  • FIRE Releases Fifth Annual Report on Campus Speech Codes, December 20, 2010

  • ‘Normal Circumstances’ at Syracuse?, December 15, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month: Case Western Reserve University, December 1, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month: Moorpark College, November 4, 2010

  • ‘The Student Life’ Reports on Bias-Related Incidents at Pomona College, October 19, 2010

  • Hamilton Requires First-Year Men to Attend Presentation on Campus ‘Rape Culture’; Female Applicants Not Forewarned of Dangers of Attending Hamilton, September 27, 2010

  • Your Tuition Dollars at Work, September 16, 2010

  • Red Alert at Brandeis University: Administration Must Clear Professor’s Name, September 9, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Massachusetts Amherst, September 2, 2010

  • University of Virginia Revises Troublesome ‘Bias Reporting’ Policy, August 27, 2010

  • University of Idaho Revises Former ‘Speech Code of the Month’ Policy, August 12, 2010

  • Indiana University Students Push for ‘Green Light’ FIRE Rating, August 5, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month: Front Range Community College, August 4, 2010

  • University at Buffalo Revises Unconstitutional Speech Code, July 13, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month: College of the Holy Cross, July 7, 2010

  • Happy Independence Day!, July 4, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Wisconsin System, June 4, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month: Bryn Mawr College, May 6, 2010

  • University of Tennessee Acts to Preserve Free Speech on Campus, April 22, 2010

  • Why Did Stevens Institute of Technology Eliminate Free Speech Protections?, April 19, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month: The Claremont Colleges, April 5, 2010

  • SFSU Eliminates Free Speech Zones, April 2, 2010

  • William & Mary Eliminates ‘Bias Incident Reporting System’; Trend Remains Popular Nationwide, March 4, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month: Murray State University, March 3, 2010

  • Double Standards at UCSD, February 25, 2010

  • Victory for Free Speech at San Jose State University: Administrators Lead the Way, February 8, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month: Westfield State College, February 3, 2010

  • Speech Code of the Month for January 2010: the University of Northern Colorado, January 8, 2010

  • Speech Codes of the Year: 2009, December 23, 2009

  • Speech Code of the Month: SUNY Brockport, December 3, 2009

  • Speech Code of the Month: Keene State College, November 2, 2009

  • Harvard Students Unlearn Liberty, October 20, 2009

  • Speech Code of the Month: James Madison University, October 1, 2009

  • William & Mary Closes In on a “Green Light,” but One Dangerous Policy Remains, September 25, 2009

  • A Disturbing Policy Change at James Madison University, September 14, 2009

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Idaho, September 1, 2009

  • Speech Code of the Month: Northern Illinois University, August 5, 2009

  • Exciting New Spotlight Feature Gives Students More Complete Picture of Campus Speech Policies, July 14, 2009

  • Speech Code of the Month: Rhode Island College, July 6, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Harvard University, July 2, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Princeton University, June 22, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Yale University, June 15, 2009

  • On Speech Codes and Sodomy Laws, June 9, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: MIT, June 8, 2009

  • June 2009: New York University, June 4, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Stanford University, June 2, 2009

  • McNeese State Revises ‘Public Forum’ Policy But Still Prohibits ‘Derogatory’ Speech, May 29, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Caltech, May 27, 2009

  • Progress at Cal Poly, but Concerns Remain, May 22, 2009

  • Connecticut College Password-Protects Key Documents, May 21, 2009

  • The Danger of Speech Codes, May 20, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: University of Pennsylvania, May 18, 2009

  • After Letter from FIRE, Troubling Bias Incident Policy Disappears from Cal Poly Website, May 12, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Columbia University, May 11, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Duke University, May 6, 2009

  • May 2009: Middlebury College, May 4, 2009

  • Under Pressure, UNLV Scraps Proposed Bias Incident Policy, April 29, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: University of Chicago, April 27, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Dartmouth College, April 20, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Northwestern University, April 13, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Washington University in St. Louis, April 6, 2009

  • Speech Code of the Month: San Jose State University, April 1, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Cornell University, March 30, 2009

  • Rice Editorial Misses the Point on Free Speech, March 27, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Johns Hopkins University, March 23, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Brown University, March 17, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Rice University, March 9, 2009

  • March 2009: University of Tulsa, March 4, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Emory University, March 2, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: University of Notre Dame, February 23, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Vanderbilt University, February 17, 2009

  • Anti-Hamas Rally Stirs Controversy, Calls for Punishment at SFSU, February 16, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: UC–Berkeley, February 9, 2009

  • February 2009: Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, February 5, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Carnegie Mellon University, February 3, 2009

  • University at Buffalo Responds to Speech Code of the Month Inquiry, January 30, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: Georgetown University, January 26, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: University of Virginia, January 19, 2009

  • SIUC ‘Daily Egyptian’ on FIRE’s Press Release, January 15, 2009

  • Attention, Chancellor Goldman: Here’s Why SIUC is a “Red Light” School, January 13, 2009

  • The State of Free Speech on Campus: UCLA, January 12, 2009

  • January 2009: University at Buffalo, January 6, 2009

  • Speech Codes of the Year: 2008, December 29, 2008

  • NEIU’s Proposed Speech Code on ‘Inside Higher Ed’, December 23, 2008

  • FIRE Releases Third Annual Report on Campus Speech Codes, December 15, 2008

  • Oregon State University Improves Bias Incident Policy, December 8, 2008

  • Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Hides its Sexual Harassment Policy, December 1, 2008

  • Speech Code of the Month: Lone Star College, December 1, 2008

  • Slow Progress Toward Free Speech at Drexel University: Speech Code of the Month Revised, but Concerns Remain, November 20, 2008

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of the Pacific, November 5, 2008

  • DePaul University Password-Protects its Policies, Leaving Prospective Students in the Dark, November 4, 2008

  • University of Northern Iowa: We Will Not Punish Protected Speech, October 29, 2008

  • Speech Code of the Month: University of Northern Iowa, October 2, 2008

  • Nearly Three Years Later, Significant Improvement at North Carolina’s Public Universities, September 22, 2008

  • Nearly Three Years Later, Significant Improvement at North Carolina’s Public Universities, September 22, 2008

  • Remembering September 11 and the Freedoms that Make Us Americans, September 11, 2008

  • Speech Code of the Month: Pennsylvania State University, September 2, 2008

  • University of Florida Revises One Speech Code, but Others Remain, August 19, 2008

  • DeJohn v. Temple: ‘Activist Judging’?, August 12, 2008

  • Third Circuit Lays to Rest a Dangerous Argument and Upholds Rights of College Students, August 5, 2008

  • Speech Code of the Month: Jackson State University, August 1, 2008

  • University of Colorado Legal Counsel Nominated to Federal Bench, July 21, 2008

  • FIRE’s ‘Test for Free Speech’, July 16, 2008