Academic Freedom Statement

Spring
1996
Resolution Number
19.05
 
Contact
Bonnie Ann-Dowd
Assigned to
Unassigned
Category
Professional Standards
Status
Completed
Status Report

The position paper was published.

Whereas academic freedom is essential to the free search for truth and its free expression, and

Whereas academic freedom is being challenged on many fronts and may be negatively affected by legislation or regulation,

Resolved that the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges adopt the "AAUP 1940 statement of Principles on Academic Freedom", Sections (a)(b)(c) (Appendix C), and

Resolved that the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges write a position paper on academic freedom that further develops the statement.
M/S/L: Disposition: Executive Committee