ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

HIGHER ED NOW: A Multimedia Resource

In addition to its extensive library of printed materials for trustees, alumni, policymakers, students, and parents, ACTA offers a series of videos and podcasts on topics of academic excellence, academic freedom, and accountability.

Videos

University Culture Must Change—and That Change Must Start At the Top

November 2019 |

Wallace Hall, Regent at the University of Texas, courageously flagged admissions corruption and malfeasance in the system as far back as 2011.… Watch the Video >>

The Present Danger at our Leading Universities: What is to be Done?

November 2019 |

This inspiring speech was delivered by Judge José A. Cabranes, upon accepting ACTA's Philip Merrill Award for Outstanding Contributions… Watch the Video >>

Podcasts

Rick Hess: The National Challenge of Civic Education

November 2019 by |

"What can educators, philanthropists, entrepreneurs, and activists do to create a higher ed ecosystem that's as rich and diverse and intellectually curious… Listen Here >>

Abigail & John: American History Profoundly Portrayed in a Children’s Book

October 2019 by |

The loving partnership of Abigail and John Adams had a remarkable impact in shaping America's founding and history. ACTA's Michael PoliakoffListen Here >>

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