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.

HIGHER ED NOW: A Multimedia Resource

In addition to its extensive library of printed materials for trustees, alumni, policymakers, students, and parents, ACTA offers a series of videos and podcasts on topics of academic excellence, academic freedom, and accountability.

Videos

Higher Education Leaders Speak Out at ACTA’s 2019 ATHENA Roundtable

December 2019 |

ACTA's 2019 ATHENA Roundtable featured speeches and panels with phenomenal higher education leaders, including Judge José Cabranes,… Watch the Video >>

University Culture Must Change—and That Change Must Start At the Top

November 2019 |

Wallace Hall, Regent at the University of Texas, courageously flagged admissions corruption and malfeasance in the system as far back as 2011.… Watch the Video >>

Podcasts

Robert DuPont: Combating drug and alcohol use on the American college campus

January 2020 by |

Robert L. DuPont, MD, one of the nation's leading voices on drug and alcohol use, joins us for a passionate discussion on recovery, prevention,… Listen Here >>

Evan Gerstmann: Unpacking the President’s Executive Order on Campus Anti-Semitism

January 2020 by |

Do colleges treat anti-Semitism differently from sexism and racism? Evan Gerstmann, professor of political science at Loyola Marymount University,… Listen Here >>

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In Memoriam: Gertrude Himmelfarb

January 3, 2020 by Michael Poliakoff