Academic Convocation 2016
Wednesday, August 24, 10:15 a.m.
Neil Richards is an internationally-recognized expert in the fields of privacy, First Amendment, and information law. His recent work explores the complex relationships between free speech and privacy in cyberspace. Professor Richards also co-directs both the Washington University-Cambridge University International Privacy Law Conference and the Washington University Free Speech Conference.
Thursday, October 14th
4:30 p.m. - Reception
5 p.m. - Film
7 p.m. - Discussion
Join us for a public screening and discussion of Laura Poitras' documentary that details how she became one of the first reporters contacted by Edward Snowden as the infamous whistleblower prepared to turn over materials that would reveal the extent of the NSA's surveillance around the world.
If you had information that you thought betrayed millions of people’s trust, would you tell someone?