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Catherine Sevcenko
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Catherine Sevcenko is the Associate Director of Litigation at the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE). Catherine received a B.A. in History from Yale University and a masters degree from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. She graduated from George Mason School of Law in 2003, after a career as a Foreign Service Officer. After law school, she clerked for the Hon. Danny J. Boggs on the Sixth Circuit. Before joining FIRE, she worked at Steptoe & Johnson, LLP and the Department of Justice.

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Censorship on Michigan's College Campuses Must Stop

(1) Comments | Posted November 4, 2014 | 4:32 PM

Recently two Michigan colleges were exposed trying to censor students.

First, Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) directed that all communications with the media be routed through the communications office, including requests from the student paper -- even if they wanted to interview other students. Even...

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Iowa Students Stand Up Against Censorship of Marijuana Legalization

(1) Comments | Posted July 9, 2014 | 7:13 PM

Iowa State University invites its students to craft their own educational "adventure" as they obtain a college education. Erin Furleigh and Paul Gerlich are students at ISU whose adventure has included censorship and, now, a federal lawsuit.

Erin and Paul are president and vice-president of...

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