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Alumni Free Speech Alliance

December 15, 2021

Update 12/15/21: The Alliance is pleased to announce that five new alumni free speech groups have joined the Alliance.  The new free speech groups are from Lafayette, MIT, VMI, Wofford, and Yale.

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Fall 2021 Survey of Students at Davidson College

November 29, 2021

On November 29, 2021, Davidson College President Carol Quillen communicated to the broad Davidson community “Davidson's Commitment to Freedom of Expression,” a draft statement on the College’s commitment to free expression and open discourse. Davidsonians for Freedom of Thought and Discourse has been advocating since 2018 that Davidson sign on to the Chicago Principles of Free Expression or a Davidson-specific equivalent.

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