At Ball State, you are completely free to teach whatever you want as long as you want to teach this.
The slickest way for administrators to dodge the requirements of academic freedom is to dodge the faculty handbook, which is what BSU has done, as Kelly and Murphy point out.
For those keeping score at home, that’s now three eye-and-ear witnesses for Dr. Eric Hedin to Ball State University’s zero.
Editors: Don’t go with the first story title that pops into your head.
If you’re sitting on a bunch of ear and eyewitness facts, Ball State, the sort that concretely indicate Dr. Hedin was up to no good, then let’s see them.