University of Iowa

Is there any real content to “leisure studies”?

Nov 10, 2014 by George Leef |

Leisure is not a dream that universities need to model; it's a choice that people make among all the uses of their time.

A Blackballed Conservative Gets Her Day in Court

Feb 23, 2012 by Peter Wood |

Peter Wood reviews the First Amendment lawsuit brought by a conservative lawyer who was turned down for a teaching position at the University of Iowa College of Law.

The Intemperance Movement

Apr 28, 2011 by Peter Wood |

Peter Wood analyzes the anger behind a women’s-studies professor’s rude response to an invitation from College Republicans.

Law Schools are Indoctrinating Rather Than Educating

Oct 28, 2010 by Don Racheter |

The Iowa Association of Scholars observes that law schools suffer from political bias, and that in turn, the U.S. judicial system suffers.

“They So Despise Her Politics” - Do Conservative Faculty Candidates Get…

Jul 12, 2010 by Ashley Thorne, Peter Wood |

An unsuccessful faculty candidate for a position at the University of Iowa College of Law believes she was denied the appointment because of her politics.