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Modesto Junior College

New Video: More Shocking Details at College That Tried to Quarantine the Constitution

Susan Kruth | Posted 09.08.2014 | College
Susan Kruth

Plainly ignoring the guarantees of the First Amendment, campus security and a member of the MJC staff told Van Tuinen that he could hand out his written materials only in a small "free speech zone" and only with prior permission.

After First Amendment Lawsuit, California College Settles with Student Stopped from Distributing Copies of Constitution

Greg Lukianoff | Posted 04.27.2014 | College
Greg Lukianoff

Last September 17, Modesto Junior College told student Robert Van Tuinen that he couldn't hand out copies of the Constitution on campus in honor of th...

Universities Continue to Ignore the Lessons of Litigation on Campus Free Speech Zones

Azhar Majeed | Posted 03.02.2014 | College
Azhar Majeed

Too often, student discourse gets treated like a nuisance that, at best, is to be tolerated -- not a vital thing deserving to be celebrated.

Student Can't Hand Out Constitutions On Constitution Day

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

Think this is constitutional? A college student in California who was handing out free copies of the U.S. Constitution was told by campus official...

Occupy Education Connects Dots From Wall Street To American Schools

Jane Perry | Posted 05.05.2012 | Politics
Jane Perry

With state budget cuts to education, the money Peralta Community College has to pay to Morgan Stanley for a higher interest rate is money they have had to cut for classes, instructors, and support services for the disabled. OccupyEducation says a renegotiation would restore 360 classes.

Modesto Junior College President Quits Over Racy Folk Song Lyrics

Posted 07.06.2011 | College

The president of Modesto Junior College quit his job on Wednesday after some folk song lyrics he composed -- one such lyric discussing how he was goin...