Tagged University of Minnesota


Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility Director Deems “We the People” a Cover For Racism

The University of Minnesota’s Director of Diversity, Equity, and Access Programs Alexander Hines condemned the atrocities of the neo-Nazi gathering in Charlottesville, Virginia by blaming the Constitution of the United States. In a post published on the University’s Campus Climate Website, Hines penned a strong statement of condemnation writing, “As we prepare to return to…


Anonymous Threat Sent to Interfraternity Headquarters Causes Safety Concerns

Recently, an anonymous letter was sent to the headquarters of the University’s Interfraternity Council. According to a security notice written by Council President Simon Beck, the letter contained an explicit threat to the well-being of University fraternity members. Itssender claimed to be an ex-marine whose daughter had been sexually assaulted at a recent unnamed fraternity…


The state of the campus? Divided.

The State of the Campus address for fall semester 2016 was given by Minnesota Student Association (MSA) President Abeer Syedah to the MSA Forum on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. Syedah spoke on behalf of the “collective” and “not the individual” about the not only the challenges the student body faces, but the progress that MSA…


Lefty Lives Matter

The University of Minnesota is a system that prides itself on being inclusive and open-minded but is time for the University to take a larger role in being a bastion of social justice in the land of 10,000 lakes. Right now, there is a significant portion of students that are being systematically marginalized. We form about…

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