Faculty Conference 2021 Day 2

Faculty Conference 2021


This page contains the livestream for day 2 of the FIRE Faculty Network Conference. Watch day 1 of the 2021 FIRE Faculty Conference at this link.

Agenda for Saturday, October 16 (all times Central):

  • 9:30 – 10:45 AM: Objections to Mandatory Faculty EDI Programs
    • Presenters: April Bleske-Rechek, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; Ryan Owens, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Tim Shiell, University of Wisconsin-Stout
    • Discussant: Peter Bonilla, FIRE
  • 10:45 – 11:00 AM: Break
  • 11:00 – 12:15 PM: Scholars under surveillance: Social media self-presentation of academics
    • Presenter: Anthony Rotolo, Grand Canyon University
    • Discussant: Komi German, FIRE
  • 12:15 – 1:45 PM: Break
  • 1:45 – 3:00 PM: Self-Censorship or Just Being Nice? Understanding College Students’ Moral Reasoning around Free Speech in the Classroom
    • Presenter: Elizabeth Niehaus, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    • Discussant: Sean Stevens, FIRE
  • 3:00 -3:15 PM: Break
  • 3:15 – 4:30 PM: Beyond the Search for Truth: Why Critical Inquiry Will Win Over More Hearts and Minds for the Cause of Academic Freedom
    • Presenters: Amna Khalid and Jeffrey Aaron Snyder, Carleton College
    • Discussants: Leila Brammer, University of Chicago; Michael Veber, East Carolina University