Regent Policy Documents

SECTION 11: BROADCASTING POLICIES

11-3 ACCESS FOR EXPRESSION OF VARYING VIEWPOINTS

(Formerly 81-1)

The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System, in reaffirmation of the obligation to serve diverse public interests through the operation of the 12 non¬commercial educational broadcast stations for which it is the licensee, directs the operators and managers of those stations to encourage and provide access for expression of varying social, economic, and political viewpoints on an equal opportunity basis.

History: Res. 2320 adopted 2/6/81.


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The Regent Policy Documents were adopted and are maintained pursuant to the policy-making authority vested in the Board of Regents by Wis. Stats. § 36. The Regent Policy Documents manifest significant policies approved by the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents. This document is a ready reference for those charged with carrying out these policies. Unless noted otherwise, associated documents and reports may be obtained from the Office of the Secretary of the Board of Regents, 1860 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, ph 608-262-2324. http://www.uwsa.edu/bor/policies/