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The Gertrude C. Ford Ole Miss Student Union
The University of Mississippi

First Amendment Experts on Campus

Miles T. Armaly, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Political Science

Dr. Armaly has published papers on public attitudes toward the United States judiciary and the influence of perception on the way people think about and engage in politics. Dr. Armaly teaches courses on Constitutional Law and the US Supreme Court.

Charles D. “Charlie” Mitchell, J.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Dean and Assistant Professor, School of Journalism and New Media

Dr. Charlie Mitchell worked for The Vicksburg Post from 1975 until 1983 as a reporter and photographer and then as managing editor and executive editor from 1986 until August 2010. He was on the journalism faculty at the University of Mississippi from 1983 until 1986. He is a past president of the Mississippi Press Association and is a past president of the Mississippi-Louisiana Associated Press Managing Editors Association.

Lisa Shaw Roy, J.D.
Professor of Law and Jessie D. Puckett, Jr. Lecturer

Lisa Shaw Roy teaches Contracts, Law and Religion, Constitutional Law II (First Amendment), and the Legal Profession.  Roy’s main areas of scholarly interest involve questions of church and state and the interaction between religion and law.  Professor Roy is a member of the Law and Religion Section of the Association of American Law Schools and she is a past Co-Chair of that section.