Student Handbook: Freedom of Expression Policy

Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies School: Arkansas State University Statement Rating: Yellow Last updated: May 30, 2018

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There are several areas designated as a Free Expression Area for speeches and demonstrations at Arkansas State University. These areas will generally be available for this purpose between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Use of this area for speaking, demonstrating and other forms of expression will be scheduled through the Dean of Student Development and Leadership in order to accommodate all interested users. Should any individual or group desire the use of other areas of the campus and other times for speeches and demonstrations, a request must be made to the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs designee Dean of Student Development and Leadership at least 72 hours in advance of the event. Such plans will be considered in accordance with the principle of content neutrality.
1. Lawn near the arch located between Wilson Hall and Computer Science and Math Building
2. Amphitheatre located near the Lab Sciences Building, Education Communication Building, Library and Computer Science and Math Building
3. Heritage Plaza east of Reng Student Union at Caraway Road
4. Convocation Center, Fowler Center, and Athletic Complex provide several freedom of expression areas
a. Lawn at University Loop and Cooper Alumni Center next to the Convocation Center
b. Lawn at the east side of Olympic Drive near Kell Field
c. Lawn at the east side of Olympic Drive At the Alumni Boulevard Intersection
d. Lawn at the west side of Intersection of A Street and Johnson Ave. across from Soccer Complex

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