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First Amendment Symposium

(Click on photos above for full photo and caption) At the First Amendment Symposium on Wednesday, the student journalist of the year finalists were recognized, along with various other award winners. Carly Lanich and Ashley Shuler–student journalist of the year finalists–were also awarded $1500 scholarships from the Hoosier State Press Association. David Adams First Amendment […]

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Spotlight on Symposium speaker: Mary Beth Tinker

Mary Beth Tinker grew up in Iowa, where her father was a Methodist minister. When she was in eighth grade in 1965, she and a group of students were suspended from school for wearing black armbands to school to mourn the Vietnam war dead.        A court challenge by the American Civil Liberties Union led to […]

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2014 First Amendment Symposium

Check out the new flyer and information for the 2014 First Amendment Symposium on Wednesday, March 5 at the Indiana Statehouse.

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