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Op-Ed Bigots at the gate: Universities shouldn’t duck the fight against white nationalism by Howard Gillman

LA Times Op-ed  Bigots at the gate: Universities shouldn't duck the fight against white nationalism By: Howard Gillman December 20, 2016   Excerpt: "Universities support free speech and condemn censorship for two reasons — to ensure that positive, helpful, illuminating messages can circulate widely, and to expose hateful or dangerous ideas that, if never engaged [...]

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“A Bill to Police Campus Speech” by Erwin Chemerinsky and Howard Gillman

The Wall Street Journal A Bill to Police Campus Speech by Erwin Chemerinsky and Howard Gillman   Excerpt: "Two weeks ago the Senate passed, by unanimous consent, the Anti-Semitism Awareness Act, an unquestionably well-intentioned attempt to protect Jewish students on campus. Unfortunately the bill runs afoul of the First Amendment. If passed by the House [...]

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Office of Inclusive Excellence Welcomes Dr. Marguerite Bonous-Hammarth as the Executive Director

Dear Campus Community, I am delighted to welcome Dr. Marguerite Bonous-Hammarth as the new Executive Director of the Office of Inclusive Excellence (OIE). She joins a team of experienced faculty leaders and dedicated career staff who together mount a suite of programs to build and sustain a campus community where all expect equity, support diversity [...]

Support of Undocumented Members of Our Campus Community

To the Anteater Community: Yesterday, President Janet Napolitano announced that the University of California system will protect the privacy and civil rights of undocumented members of our university community (https://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/press-room/university-california-releases-principles-support-uc-community-members). Federal law safeguards student privacy rights, and the California Constitution and statutes provide broad privacy protections to all members of the UC community. In accordance [...]

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President Napolitano announces UC principles in support of the undocumented community at UC

Excerpt: University of California Statement of Principles in Support of Undocumented Members of the UC Community   STUDENT SUPPORT & SUCCESS The University of California welcomes and supports students without regard to their immigration status. UC will continue to admit students in a manner consistent with our nondiscrimination policy and without regard to a student’s [...]

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UC, CSU and CCC leaders urge President-elect Trump to continue DACA

UC Office of the President Press Release: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 In a letter sent today (Nov. 29), University of California President Janet Napolitano joined with California State University Chancellor Timothy White and Eloy Ortiz Oakley, chancellor-designate of the California Community College System, in calling upon President-elect Donald Trump to continue the Deferred Action for [...]

Reaffirming Our Commitment to Inclusive Excellence at UCI

Dear Campus Community, UCI's commitment to inclusive excellence is all the more important in the wake of the presidential election. The election certainly underscored the strength of our democracy. At the same time, the contentious campaign rhetoric engendered fears and reinforced concerns about the capacity of our society to be diverse and inclusive. As a proudly diverse campus [...]

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6 Ways to Grieve for the Election

University of California, Irvine, psychologist Roxane Cohen Silver says that, shockingly enough, from her research in how people recover from the shock of terrorist attacks, keeping CNN all day is not a good call. “A steady diet of media, repetition of the same sort of distressing stories doesn’t have psychological benefits,” she says. Read more: [...]

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Free Speech in Contentious Times

Howard Gillman, chancellor of the University of California, Irvine, said it was time to "stop making certain mistakes." One of those mistakes, he suggested, was talking about these issues as if academe has a choice between supporting free speech and supporting minority students. Read more: Free Speech in Contentious Times  Leaders of state universities hear [...]

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Campus Posting

Climate Monitor: Campus Posting Date October 15, 2017 (approximately) Event Unauthorized posters with disturbing content  Action Response from Dr. Haynes, Vice Provost for Academic Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (included below) Earlier this month, posters with disturbing content, sponsored by an organization unaffiliated with UCI, were seen at multiple locations on campus.  The postings contained [...]

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