University of Oregon Seeking Nominations for Naming of Its New Black Cultural Center


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The University of Oregon is seeking nominations for the naming of its new Black Cultural Center. The new center is scheduled to open prior to the fall 2019 semester. It will serve as a home base for academic and social activities of Black students and a place where other students and visitors can learn about the Black student experience at the University of Oregon. Additionally, the center will host exhibits and programs about African American heritage and culture. The creation of a Black Cultural Center arose out of a demand made by the Black Student Task Force following a 2016 demonstration....