Faculty Webinars

In this webinar, FIRE Vice President of Programs Peter Bonilla and Senior Program Officer Mary Zoeller discuss FIRE’s work advocating for the “Chicago Statement,” which has been adopted at dozens of institutions nationwide following its establishment at the University of Chicago in 2015. We’re also joined by Georgetown University Professor John Hasnas, who helped pass... Read more Read more


Faculty Webinars

Adam Steinbaugh, Director of FIRE’s Individual Rights Defense Program, joined Vice President of Programs Peter Bonilla for a discussion of FIRE’s case investigation and public advocacy process, discusses recent trends in campus free speech controversies, including factors that resulted in 2020 being FIRE’s busiest ever in terms of case submissions. This discussion was recorded November... Read more Read more


Faculty Webinars

FIRE Executive Director Robert Shibley, Senior Fellow Samantha Harris, and Legislative and Policy Director Joe Cohn discuss the Department of Education’s new Title IX regulations on sexual misconduct and due process in campus judicial processes. This webinar was recorded September 23, 2020. Read more


Faculty Webinars

FIRE Senior Research Fellow Sean Stevens joins Vice President of Programs Peter Bonilla for a discussion of FIRE’s rankings of the climates for free expression at 55 institutions around the United States and takes questions from Faculty Network members. “2020 College Free Speech Rankings: What’s the Climate for Free Speech on America’s College Campuses?” features... Read more Read more