Office of the Chancellor

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Trump’s executive order on college free speech is unconstitutional
March 22, 2019
Chancellor Howard Gillman and Erwin Chemerinsky describe executive order as vague and ambiguous in this op-ed.
The Los Angeles Times

Podcast: How free should free speech be on university campuses?
Sept. 5, 2018
KCRW sits down with Chancellor Howard Gillman to discuss free speech in higher education.

UC-Irvine Chancellor on Sessions’ ‘Snowflakes’ Comment: ‘Calling Each Other Names’ Isn’t Productive
Jul. 26, 2018
Chancellor Gillman discusses free speech on college campuses.
The Chronicle of Higher Education

Campus Speech and the First Amendment
Jun. 28, 2018
Chancellor Gillman joins a panel to discuss free speech on campus and the First Amendment.

How to bolster the 1st Amendment on college campuses
Apr. 27, 2018 
California can nudge its institutions of higher learning to recommit themselves to free speech.
The Los Angeles Times

Free Speech and Inclusion on Campus 
Mar. 29, 2018
Foley Distinguished Lecture with Howard Gillman.
Thomas S. Foley Institute

UC Irvine chancellor: Students are not 'snowflakes,' but they need to understand free speech

Jan. 28, 2018 
Chancellor Howard Gillman answers questions about the need to protect free speech on college campuses.
The Los Angeles Times