University of Chicago

The University of Chicago’s Flawed Support for Freedom of Expression

Oct 13, 2015 by Peter Wood |

NAS President Peter Wood criticizes Chicago's misframed statement supporting freedom of expression.

Academic Freedom at U Chicago and Princeton

Apr 07, 2015 by Robert P. George |

NAS board of advisors member Robert P. George applauds two universities for embracing academic freedom. 

How Do College Speech Codes Originate?

Feb 04, 2015 by George Leef |

George Mason University law professor Todd Zywicki writes for the John William Pope Center about his attempt at eradicating his school's speech code. 

Nature-Deficit Disorder?

Jan 10, 2011 by Ashley Thorne |

A winter course, "Sustainability and Social Justice," at the University of Chicago, will explore "biophilia" and "ecopedagogy."

Academic Freedom Forum

Nov 05, 2009 by Peter Wood |

This article, originally posted at, is a response, added to those of others, to University of Chicago president Robert Zimmer's recent speech on academic freedom.