ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.
In this recent publication from John Hopkins University Press, authors Susan D. Phillips and Kevin Kinser brought "together the expertise of different stakeholders to illustrate… Continue Reading >>
ACTA's new guide for higher education trustees, Guarding the Freedom to Speak, Freedom to Hear by Professor Joyce Lee Malcolm of the Antonin Scalia Law… Continue Reading >>
Remarks by Mitchell E. Daniels,Jr., president of Purdue University, upon accepting the 2018 Philip Merrill Award for Outstanding Contributions to Liberal Arts Education. The award was presented on October 12, 2018.
Front Page: ACTA Launches a Dynamic New Website for Trustees. College debt is placing a crushing burden on students and their families and continues to rise at an unsustainable rate, causing many concerned Americans to ask, “How are colleges spending their money?” At a public launch held at the National Press Club on January 30, ACTA released a new website that answers this question and empowers university leadership with the tools they need to ensure they are using their funds wisely and effectively.