Letter to Dr. Leslie Wong, President of SFSU about suit against Professor Rabab Abdulhadi and others

Open Letter CALIFORNIA SCHOLARS FOR ACADEMIC FREEDOM June 28, 2017 Dr. Leslie Wong, President San Francisco State University president@sfsu.edu CSU Board of Trustees lhernandez@calstate.edu Dear President Wong and CSU Board of Trustees: We write on behalf of California Scholars for Academic Freedom (cs4af)* to express opposition to the ongoing defamation, intimidation, and assaults against theContinue reading “Letter to Dr. Leslie Wong, President of SFSU about suit against Professor Rabab Abdulhadi and others”

Letter to Chancellor Gillman about harassment of students in support of Palestinian rights at UCI

CALIFORNIA SCHOLARS FOR ACADEMIC FREEDOM June 12, 2017 Chancellor Howard Gillman Office of the Chancellor 510 Aldrich Hall Irvine, CA 92697-1900 via chancellor@uci.edu Dear Chancellor Gillman, We, the California Scholars for Academic Freedom, ** a group of over 200 scholars in California institutions of higher education, write to object to a demonstrated bias on yourContinue reading “Letter to Chancellor Gillman about harassment of students in support of Palestinian rights at UCI”

Letter to CSU Fresno President Castro about abrupt shutting down of search for Edward Said Professorship

CALIFORNIA SCHOLARS FOR ACADEMIC FREEDOM President Joseph Castro 30 May 2017 California State University, Fresno [josephcastro@csufresno.edu] Cc: Chancellor Timothy P. White [twhite@calstate.edu] Provost Lynnette Zelezny [lynnette@csufresno.edu] Dean Saúl Jiménez-Sandoval [sjimenez@csufresno.edu] Dear President Castro: On behalf of California Scholars for Academic Freedom (cs4af)*, we are writing to express our strong objection to your administration’s abrupt closureContinue reading “Letter to CSU Fresno President Castro about abrupt shutting down of search for Edward Said Professorship”