A committee considering names to remove from campus buildings because of their ties to white supremacy, the Confederacy and slavery did not reach agreement at two January meetings to recommend additional removals.
The Chancellor’s Committee to…
McClinton Residence Hall replaces the former Aycock Residence Hall, while Henry Owl Building is the new name for the former Carr Building. The names were removed in July 2020 because of their previous namesakes’ ties to white supremacy.
The campus was rocked in mid-April by several of what University officials characterized as racist and anti-Semitic incidents.
Two people were arrested for vandalism of art objects that involved racist graffiti; anti-Semitic posters were…