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- Preliminary program (pdf document) now available!
2014 Election of Officers and Members of the Board
- Panel chair volunteers needed for MESA 2014!
- Searchable 2014 meeting program now available!
25 August 2014 (Israel) - Letter to Bar-Ilan University President requesting public apology to Hanoch Sheinman for recent statements made by Bar Ilan’s administration that sought to censure, intimidate and humiliate Professor Sheinman. pdf | Hebrew | html
11 August 2014 (US) — Letter to the chancellor of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign protesting the revocation of a job offer made to Professor Steven G. Salaita. pdf | html
1 July 2014 (US) - Letter to the members of the Los Angeles City Council concerning a proposed resolution that may threaten the free speech rights of UCLA students. pdf | html
30 June 2014 (Israel) - Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu regarding the latest series of military attacks against Palestinian institutions of higher education pdf | html