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UNC’s Nichol not the Only Professor Fighting Academic Freedom Battle

April 17, 2014

By Jane S. Shaw at The News & Observer

Gene Nichol, former dean of UNC’s law school and now a professor there, might have a valid complaint.

An outspoken column last October led UNC’s administrators to rap his knuckles. They asked him to add a tagline to each of his columns saying that he does not speak for the university, and they asked him to give them a “heads-up” before publishing something especially controversial...

Schools: University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill