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Black Lives Matter: Campus Activism

Puget Sound Walkout

Photo Credit: The Trail, December 11, 2015

Students and Faculty of the University, organized by the Advocates for Institutional Change, walked out of classes on Thursday, November 19, to stand in solidarity with universities around the nation and to demand change at Puget Sound.

Read the Trail article, December 11, 2015, p.1. See also "Demands of the Advocates for Institutional Change," The Trail, November 20, 2015, p. 1, and the News Tribune, November 19, 2015.

Campus Reactions

Reactions to Ferguson at Puget Sound, The Trail, December 5, 2014, pp. 103.

Black Student Union Plans Protest, Trail, December 9, 2014.

Community Collaborative Event: Black Lives Matter and We Can't Breathe. Includes Dr. Gordon's comments at Race in Tacoma: A Response to Ferguson.


News Articles

Student Demands

Black Liberation Collective - A list of demands representing the collective efforts by Black students to address widespread institutional inequity

Photo: Rally at Jones Hall, 2015

Social Media

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