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Weekly Bulletin- March 20, 2018

The first in a recurring series from Heterodox Academy, our Weekly Bulletin published every Tuesday replaces our Weekly Roundup previously published on Fridays. Submit news links and other info to Jeremy Willinger at willinger@heterodoxacademy.org. 1)  Updates from Heterodox Academy  The Skeptics are Wrong: Attitudes About Free Speech on Campus are Changing, by Sean Stevens and..

Weekly Roundup- March 16, 2018 Edition

To Our Community, This will be the final iteration of the Heterodox Academy weekly roundup. Instead of this recurring post, we will move to a “Weekly Bulletin” blog published every Tuesday afternoon. Please consider signing up for our RSS Feed at the bottom of our Support HxA page to receive notices when we publish this,..

Weekly Roundup- March 9, 2018 Edition

From Heterodox Academy: Teaching Heterodoxy: How Lying to My Students Helps Them Find Their Voice and Pursue Truth, by HxA member Jim Lemoine   Oxford’s Junk Science on Fake News, a piece in American Conservative by HxA Research Associate Nick Phillips   The Limits of Viewpoint Diversity, by HxA Research Associate Nick Phillips   Elsewhere on the Web:..

Weekly Roundup of Heterodoxy—March 2, 2018 Edition

From Heterodox Academy Explore a new version of the OpenMind Platform.   Elsewhere on the Web Why I Support The Freedom Project, by Kathryn Lynch, Wellesley News Richard Spencer Will Speak at Michigan State — Way Out on a Farm, by Sarah Brown, Chronicle A Hillary Staffer Goes to CPAC, by Annafi Wahed, Wall Street Journal Ruth..

Weekly Roundup of Heterodoxy—February 23, 2018 Edition

At Heterodox Academy Three Strategies for Moral Disagreements by Musa Al-Gharbi Elsewhere on the Web Last Week at Wellesley by Alice Dreger* The Courage to Confront Campus Radicalism by Noah Rothman, Commentary Tribute to Professor George W. Dent by Randy E. Barnett, Case Western Reserve Law Review University of Michigan hosting online series about free..

Weekly Roundup of Heterodoxy—February 16, 2018 Edition

Psychology Professors Argue Against GroupThink (book review of The Politics of Social Psychology) by George Leef, The James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal Academic Freedom and the New Populism, a lecture by Michael Ignatieff at LSE We All Live on Campus Now by Andrew Sullivan, New York How to Talk to Students With Ill-Considered..

Weekly Roundup of Heterodoxy—February 9, 2018 Edition

At Heterodox Academy It has been a momentous week at Heterodox Academy. We announced that Deb Mashek will be our new Executive Director. In a blog post, she explains her decision to leave an academic job to join HxA. See her interview in The Atlantic: A New Leader in the Push for Diversity of Thought on Campus by..

Weekly Roundup of Heterodoxy—February 2, 2018 Edition

At Heterodox Academy  Conservatives are passing laws requiring public universities to protect free speech. It’s probably a bad idea by Nick Phillips, HxA Research Associate Research Summary: Intellectual Humility and Openness to the Opposing View by Sean Stevens, HxA Research Director A Tale of Two Columbia Classes by Coleman Hughes, undergraduate at Columbia University Elsewhere..