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Academic Senate

Free Speech Committee

Free Speech Committee Faculty Member

Additional Members:

  • One staff member appointed by the Staff Council
  • One student appointed by the Government Affairs Council of the Associated Students
  • Associate Vice President of Student Life or designee
  • Chief of University Police or designee
  • Director of University Public Events or designee
  • AS Executive Director or designee as needed

Senate EC Appointment: One faculty member appointed by the Academic Senate Executive Committee (listed above)


  1. Make recommendations to the President (or designee) regarding the feasibility of proposed events.
  2. Consult with the sponsoring group to explore safety, feasibility and other mitigating factors associated with the event.
  3. In the rare circumstances when approval may have been denied, hear appeals from sponsoring groups and advise the President for further evaluation of event feasibility.

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