I come from a profession which has suffered greatly because of the lack of civility. Lawyers treat each other poorly and it has come home to haunt them. The public will not tolerate a lack of civility.
To the extent that tenure supports academic freedom, I support tenure. I want no person or system to have any power, real or apparent, to chill academic freedom.
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|Birth:||15th September, 1938|
|Death:||14th June, 2014|
|Profession:||Educator, Entrepreneur, Lawyer|
James E. "Jim" Rogers was born in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. He was an American educator, entrepreneur and former attorney. He served as interim chancellor of the Nevada System of Higher Education and the University of Arizona College of Law carried his name. He earned a BS degree in accounting, and LLB from the University of Arizona and a LLM from the University of Southern California. In 1998 he was awarded a Doctor of Laws from the University of Arizona. He was also a member of the State Bar Associations of Nevada, Arizona and California. He was the founder of Valley Broadcasting Company in 1971 and had served as the company's chief executive officer from 1979 to 2014. He was in active law practice in Las Vegas from 1964 through 1988.
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