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.

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Here you will find media resources including ACTA’s press releases, statements, history, and information on ACTA’s leadership.

Latest Press Release

ACTA Salutes Paul Levy at ATHENA

November 5, 2018 |

The American Council of Trustees and Alumni presented the Jerry L. Martin Prize for Excellence in Trusteeship to Paul Levy at its annual ATHENA Roundtable conference on October 12 in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Levy was honored for the principled stand he took in defense of academic freedom. Instead of remaining silent in the face of the mistreatment of Penn law school professor Amy Wax by faculty and the school’s administration, Mr. Levy resigned from Penn’s Board of Overseers and the Penn Board of Trustees, releasing a widely publicized letter… Continue Reading >>

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ACTA Welcomes Brandeis University’s Free Speech Policy

November 6, 2018 by Doug Sprei |

WASHINGTON, DC—Brandeis University has affirmed what it calls the “Principles of Free Speech and… Continue Reading >>

Leadership

Michael B. Poliakoff, President

Dr. Poliakoff became part of the ACTA team in March 2010 as the vice president of policy, and became ACTA's third president on July 1, 2016. Continue Reading >>



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Douglas Sprei
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