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January 8, 2019

Viewpoint Diversity: The Growing "Viewpoint Diversity" Movement on America's College Campuses, and What You Can Do.
Mountain View, CA

In partnership with the Liberty Forum of Silicon Valley

Speaker:
Pete Peterson, dean, School of Public Policy, Pepperdine University

Date Description Moderator and Speakers Video Link
10/16/19

Give Me Liberty or Give Me Permission?

Panel 3: Freedom to Speak: Speech Codes, Title IX, and the Fight for Free Inquiry on Campus

Costa Mesa, Orange County

Panelists:

Inez Feltscher Stepman, Independent Women's Forum
Kevin Kiley, California State Assembly, 6th Assembly District
Casey Mattox, Americans for Prosperity
R. Shep Melnick, Boston College Morrissey College of Arts and Sciences
Jon Shields, Claremont McKenna College

Moderator:
Pete Peterson, Pepperdine School of Public Policy 

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1/31/2019

Are American College Campuses 'Free Speech Zones'?

Panelists:
Alan Dershowitz, Harvard Law School
Amy Wax, University of Pennsylvania Law School

Moderator:
Robert Kaufman, Pepperdine School of Public Policy

 

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6/28/2018

Viewpoint Diversity: Restoring America for Higher Education as the Marketplace of Ideas

Toward a Conservatism of
Connection: Reclaiming the American Project

Malibu, CA

In partnership with the American Project

Panelists:
Kaitlyn S. Carwin (MPP '18), The American Project
James Kirchick, Brookings Institution
Heather MacDonald, Manhattan Institute
Sarah Ruger, Charles Koch Institute
Jon Shields, Claremont McKenna College

Moderator:
Pete Peterson, Pepperdine School of Public Policy

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5/11/2017

American Enterprise Institute

Washington, DC

In partnership with the Pacific Research Institute

Presenter:
Jon Shields
Associate Professor, Claremont McKenna College
Author, Passing on the Right: Conservative Professor in the Progressive University

Response:
Samuel J. Abrams, American Enterprise Institute

Panelists:
Samuel J. Abrams, American Enterprise Institute
Gerard Alexander, University of Virginia
Eliot Cohen, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies
James Gimpel, University of Maryland
Samuel Goldman, The George Washington University

Moderator:
Pete Peterson, Pepperdine School of Public Policy

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1/27/2017

Omni Hotel

San Francisco, CA

In partnership with the Pacific Research Institute

Presenter:
Jon Shields
Associate Professor, Claremont McKenna College
Author, Passing on the Right: Conservative Professor in the Progressive University

Panelists:
Russell Berman, Hoover Institution
David Brady, Stanford University
Henry Brady, University of California, Berkeley
Michael W. McConnell, Hoover Institution

Moderator:

Pete Peterson, Pepperdine School of Public Policy

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9/26/2016 California Club
Los Angeles, CA
Presenter:
Jon Shields, Claremont McKenna College
Author, Passing on the Right: Conservative Professor in the Progressive University

Panelists:
Dr. Bradley Campbell, California State University, Los Angeles
Dr. Ted McAllister, Pepperdine University, School of Public Policy
Dr. John Matsusaka, Marshall School of Business
Dr. Gabriel Rossman, University of California, Los Angeles

Moderator:
Pete Peterson, Pepperdine School of Public Policy

Viewpoint Diversity Panel at California Club

Jon Shields headshot speaking at podium

Viewpoint Diversity Panel at California Club