FIRE Speakers in Philadelphia This Week

November 15, 2010

Two FIRE speakers will address students at Philadelphia universities this week.

On Tuesday, Vice President of Programs Adam Kissel will travel to West Philadelphia for the first ever Student Rights Week at St. Joseph’s University. Adam will discuss the question “When Free Speech Is Offensive: What Can You Do?” in Simpson Hall at the Perch at 11:30 am. The event is co-sponsored by the International Students Association, Gay/Straight Alliance, College Democrats, One-In-Four, and Caribbean Students Association.

Wednesday, Justice Robert H. Jackson Legal Fellow Erica Goldberg will speak to the Pre-Law Women at Penn on a panel of female legal professionals. The panel is co-hosted by the Rodin House Council and will be held in the University of Pennsylvania’s Rodin College House Underground at 7:30 pm.

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