News and Perspectives

News and Information

UMN students protest for renaming of buildings and increased awareness of history

Thursday, April 26, 2018

A campus protest called for the renaming of some campus buildings in a continuation of an ongoing debate spurred by a recent exhibit.

A group of about 50 people silently marched across the University of Minnesota campus Wednesday to draw attention to the University’s history of discrimination and demand that buildings named after some past administrators be renamed.

Pages

Like Us on Facebook

Contact

If you have news or events to submit or are interested in writing a personal perspective story, contact cclimate@umn.edu.

Commenting Policy

We invite comments and respectful dialogue. Content will be moderated to comply with this standard.

Perspectives

"Perspectives" stories are the views and opinions of their authors and do not necessarily reflect any official position of the University of Minnesota.