Maryland Institute College of Art
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November 16, 2021
Maryland Institute College of Art faculty member Saul Myers made comments in support of academic freedom and tolerating dissent at two faculty meetings and in an email to a colleague. In April 2021, the email recipient, who also attended the meetings, filed a harassment complaint. MICA concluded Myers’ speech did not amount to harassment, but… Read more
In unfortunate display of irony, Maryland Institute College of Art disciplines faculty member for comments about free expression and dissent
November 17, 2021
When a college makes strong commitments to freedom of expression and promotes free thinking, you would think its faculty are free to passionately champion those same values. But after faculty member Saul Myers was cleared of a harassment charge for his remarks about academic freedom, “safetyism,” and tolerating dissent, the Maryland Institute College of Art… Read more