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Campuses see flurry of racist incidents and protests against racism

Friday, September 30, 2016

A year ago, racial incidents and lingering tensions on many campuses turned into protests in October that spread nationally in November.

This year, incidents have multiplied at the very beginning of the academic year. And so have protests. Some of the incidents are closely tied to campus issues. But many reflect the protest movement -- which extends well beyond campuses -- against police shootings of unarmed black men.

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Opening doors: Profile of Undergraduate Brian Ung

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Undergraduate Brian Ung is preparing to be a leader for others in his shoes

Midway through college, Brian Ung was still trying to find himself, searching for a campus community that fit his identity and pursuits.

“I still felt very lost after my sophomore year in college,” he says. “That’s what drew me to my fraternity.”

Events

Parenting Across Campus Roles: A Panel Discussion

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016, 12- 1 pm, Appleby Hall, room 11

A Panel Discussion with Faculty, Grad/Professional and Undergradate Parents
Dr. Kathryn Grace, PhD, Faculty, Geography Department/CLA; Ethan Capers, Doctoral Student, Program in Physical Therapy, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine; Nadia Pedersen, Undergraduate Student, Material Sciences/College of Science and Engineering.

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