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Alumni meet to discuss effects of ABC forum discussion

December 3, 2010

The Association for the Advancement of Black Culture’s “Blackface” forum triggered discussions about civility and communication at the Alumni Council’s most recent meeting, held on Saturday, Nov.13. The Council’s princi...

Letter to the Editor: Administration fell short in response to blackface incident

November 11, 2010

I am writing to you as an Allegheny alumna, a former Association for the Advancement of Black Culture Executive Board member and current Multicultural Coordinator/Admission Counselor for Juniata College, a school very similar...

Letter to the Editor: Campus coverage of blackface incident disappointing, says alumna

November 11, 2010

While perusing last week’s issue of The Campus, I came across ABC’s ad for the Tuesday discussion. I looked for the main article and found nothing, not even a blurb in a cramped Features corner announcing the event. Then...

SOUNDBITES: Quotes from the November 9th ABC forum discussion

November 11, 2010

Darryl Overton, '11 “Watch the terminology you use when talking to black people or any race or any different background. Like one example would be the term “boy,” boy is a term used to look down upon a person of African-A...

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