Posts tagged: confederate statues - Diverse


UNC Faculty Denounce Confederate Statue Settlement

by | December 9, 2019 The Faculty Council at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill voted against a settlement t Read more

2018 Higher Education Highlights

by | December 20, 2018
Like the year before, 2018 has proven to be an important year for issues relating to diversity, [...] Read more

UNC Board Rejects Plan for Silent Sam Location

by | December 16, 2018
The University of North Carolina (UNC) System Board of Governors has rejected a proposal that U [...] Read more

UNC Faculty Demand Involvement in ‘Silent Sam’s’ Future, Teaching Assistants Promise Strike

by | December 10, 2018
On Friday, the University of North Carolina (UNC) Faculty Council called for university system [...] Read more

UNC Chapel Hill Proposes to Move ‘Silent Sam’ into New $5M Building

by | December 4, 2018
After speculation about where to house the Confederate statue ‘Silent Sam’ that was toppled [...] Read more

In Defense of Affirmative Action

by Amanda Main | October 11, 2018
The most recent battle in the war against affirmative action is being brought by Students for F [...] Read more

UNC Considers Silent Sam’s Future Location

by | September 4, 2018
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt said that the university will no [...] Read more

Seven Arrested After Fights Over ‘Silent Sam’ Statue at UNC

by | August 27, 2018
On Saturday, seven people were arrested in fights over the fate of ‘Silent Sam’— a Confed [...] Read more

Scholars, Students React to Removal of ‘Silent Sam’ at UNC

by Tiffany Pennamon and Monica Levitan | August 21, 2018
While University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill officials called the protesters’ actions [...] Read more

University of Texas Sued for Removing Confederate Statues

by Associated Press | August 27, 2017
AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas is being sued for removing four Confederate statues f [...] Read more