Academic Freedom

Section: 
Board of Trustees
Policy Number: 
115
Effective: 
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Last Revised: 
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Policy: 

Freedom for faculty and students to carry on a discourse of ideas within the classroom with interference from others will not be abridged as long as no civil or criminal law violations have occurred.  Faculty are obligated, however, to conduct courses scheduled so as to achieve the objectives stated in the course outline.  No college employee or student shall interfere with the open and free expression of ideas in the classroom if the above conditions are met.

To Whom Does This Policy Apply: 

Faculty, students and college employees.