April 15, 2014
Academic Values Often Give Way as Universities Expand Overseas Programs
As higher education in the United States and in other nations goes global, college leaders argue, academic freedom must not be left behind.
That point was emphasized more than once at a conference held here last week organized by Scholars at Risk, an advocacy group based in New York; the University of Amsterdam; and other organizations.
The two-day meeting, which brought together about 200