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.

ACTA In the News

A Campus Culture of Free Expression Brings Many Rewards

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July 18, 2017 by Michael Poliakoff |

Amidst an unrelenting cycle of campus controversies, a generous benefactor has prepared the ground for free speech to flourish at one of the nation’s great universities. Baltimore’s own Johns Hopkins...

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Higher Education Reform Group Welcomes New Chief of Policy and Programs

July 20, 2017 |

WASHINGTON, DC—The American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA), the leading independent nonprofit higher education advocacy organization, announced the addition of Karen Hyman as the...

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ACTA Statements

ACTA Cheers the Modern Language Association’s Decisive Vote Opposing BDS

June 15, 2017 by Christine Ravold |

WASHINGTON, DC—The American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) today offered strong praise for members of the Modern Language Association (MLA), who overwhelmingly voted to refrain from an...

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ACTA'S BLOG:
THE FORUM

Rating Intellectual Diversity on Campus

July 6, 2017 by Jeremy Willinger

A Future President’s History Lessons

July 4, 2017 by Rushad Thomas

Keeping Track of Colleges—and Students

June 29, 2017 by Rushad Thomas