I’m convinced that some positive things will come out of this experience of nationwide shutdown.
It’s an entirely free opportunity for undergrad and grad students to study with the stars of the field. We are seeding the future of ID science and scholarship!
The very first Seminar, held in July 2007, had twelve enthusiastic students and gave us a solid start.
As Beth says, the freedom to learn about the design evidence without fear is, unfortunately, a real anomaly in today’s academic setting.
This sort of behavior is not new. In 2004, the University of Helsinki (Finland) cancelled some scheduled talks by Discovery Institute fellows Paul Nelson and Richard Sternberg.