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BSU fashion show celebrates black culture

BSU fashion show celebrates black culture

February 27, 2018

Decked in sleek jackets and rainbows of silky prints, models twirled hips, did splits and circled ea...

UVM students organize racial justice forum

UVM students organize racial justice forum

October 13, 2017

Following a march lead by student leaders accompanied by a list of demands and emails from the president...

Middlebury hosts civil rights activist

Chloe Chaobal

November 9, 2016

Filed under News, Vermont

Over a hundred people congregated in a chapel at Middlebury College to address recent racial tensions. UVM’s Black Student Union took 22 students to listen to Shaun King, nationally renowned civil rights activist and senior justice writer for the New York Daily News, speak Nov. 1. “I think it’s really an honor t...

Soul Food Social encourages unity

Soul Food Social encourages unity

September 29, 2016

Filed under Life

On Sept. 24, Billings Library was filled with people awaiting performances and delicious food. On homec...

After the Kake Walk: A history of UVM’s racial climate from Lattie Coor’s presidency to the present

After the Kake Walk: A history of UVM’s racial climate from Lattie Coor’s presidency to the present

March 2, 2016

Student activism was common at UVM throughout the 1960s and ‘70s, resulting in the creation of some...

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