Thursday’s Year of Free Speech kickoff event is hosted by Chancellor Howard Gillman and will feature a panel discussion moderated by Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Willie Banks. The panelists are (from left, above) Jun Jang, ASUCI president; Tiffany López, dean of the Claire Trevor School of the Arts; and Megan Enciso, director of student affairs for the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing. The virtual event, which requires registration, will conclude with a briefing by Michelle Deutchman, executive director of the UC National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement, on key First Amendment and academic freedom concepts.
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