National Recognition

Our unique programs, policies, and commitments to viewpoint diversity and constructive dialogue continue to shape national conversations and garner national recognition and institutional awards.

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) ranked CMC as the #1 college in the country for free speech in 2021.

For its “exemplary work to advance or sustain open inquiry, viewpoint diversity and constructive disagreement—on its own campus and beyond,” CMC received the Open Inquiry Institutional Excellence award from Heterodox Academy in 2019, an award first given to the University of Chicago the prior year.

Read transcript of Hiram Chodosh’s remarks here.

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