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University of St. Thomas Students Lead Anti-Racism Rally

Nearly 200 University of St. Thomas (UST) students, faculty, and staff gathered on campus September 28 to rally against racism and White supremacy, with...

American University Deems Investigation Into Antisemitic Graffiti Inconclusive

American University (AU) officials have deemed an investigation into antisemitic graffiti scrawled in a dormitory bathroom inconclusive. The etchings included SS Lightning Bolts, a swastika,...

Colorado State University Students, Staff Demand More Protections From Hate Speech,...

More than 100 Colorado State University (CSU) students and staff recently held a peaceful protest to demand more robust protections against hate speech, harassment,...

Penn State Black Caucus Receives Support from President, Faculty Following Zoom-bombing

After Black Caucus members experienced a Zoom-bombing last week, Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) officials, faculty, and university groups have been offering their support...

Gonzaga University Officials Condemn Hate Crime Against Black Student Union

Several anonymous individuals hacked a Zoom meeting hosted by Gonzaga University’s Black Student Union (BSU) on Sunday afternoon and proceeded to spew racist and...

Universities Take Steps to Remain Vigilant of Hate Groups on Campus

The threat of violence from domestic extremist groups is equally as dangerous as international terrorism, the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced...

Wake Forest University Responds to Hate Emails Sent to Diversity-Related Employees

Wake Forest University (WFU) in Winston-Salem, North Carolina is investigating what it calls “malicious” emails sent to 12 professors and staff members in diversity-related...

Coping with the Proliferation of Hate and Bias on College Campuses

Incidents of hate, bullying, and additional forms of racial and other bias have proliferated on college campuses in recent years. Charlottesville, Va. — once...

Colleges Forced to Address Rise in Anti-Muslim, Anti-Semitic Rhetoric on Campuses

In 2015, Virginia Tech police responded to a threat — made via graffiti in a campus bathroom — to “kill all Muslims” on a...

California State Polytechnic University Improves Diversity Plan After Pressure from Student...

Under pressure from students to improve upon diversity and inclusion efforts, California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo (SLO) released an updated draft of...