Religious Colleges

California Takes Aim at Religious Freedom

Jul 27, 2016 by Chance Layton |

A new bill targets religious colleges and strips attending students of state grants. 

Marquette’s Reputation at Stake

Jan 06, 2015 by Peter Wood |

The Jesuit university in Milwaukee rebuked a professor for blogging about what another instructor said to a student about discussing homosexuality in class. 

The HHS Mandate and Religious Liberty: A Primer

Nov 05, 2013 by Adèle Auxier Keim |

Many religious colleges and universities have brought lawsuits against the HHS contraceptive mandate. Adèle Auxier Keim outlines the arguments and reports on how the court cases are proceeding.

Science, Faith, and Academic Freedom: Erskine College Swats a Gadfly

Sep 15, 2011 by Ashley Thorne, Peter Wood |

A professor's dismissal raises questions about whether religious colleges can protect both academic freedom and a creedal mission.

Blacklisting a Christian University

Feb 02, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |

The AAUP's Canadian counterpart, the CAUT, has declared that Trinity Western University's statement of faith deprives faculty members of academic freedom. We disagree.

The APA Discriminates

Nov 24, 2009 by Ashley Thorne |

The APA intended to end one form of discrimination, but they have begun another.

Errant Liberty

May 26, 2009 by Peter Wood |

Why Liberty University was unwise to de-recognize its Young Democrats Association.

Keeping the Faith - Out

May 12, 2009 by Glenn Ricketts |

Debate over President Obama's Notre Dame commencement address sparks anti-Catholic fervor.

Observations at Manchester

Sep 23, 2008 by Ashley Thorne |

What does NAS have to say about a private Christian college? NAS takes a tour through Manchester.

Dis-honoring Yeshiva

Sep 17, 2008 by Peter Wood |

Yeshiva ousted James Otteson, who had just been hired to found and direct the university's academic honors program. Rumor has it that his pseudonymous blog was what turned the Yeshiva administration against him, but we don