Why the FBI Is on Your Campus

Gerhard John Krige

Posted October 17, 2017

John Krige, Kranzberg Professor in the School of History and Sociology, has published an article in the Chronicle of Higher Education titled “Why the FBI is on Your Campus.” In the article, Krige outlines how the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) often monitors science and engineering research schools, like Georgia Tech, out of suspicions concerning foreign nationals and “academe’s adherence to openness and the free circulation of ideas.”

The full article can be found here.