Fandom

Scratchpad

Lubbock in the Rear View Mirror

216,259pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Discuss this page0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Protest activity quiet on Tech campus

"Victory - then peace," someone painted across a Texas Tech campus wall. That was 38 years ago and America is again at war. But Tech is no greenhouse for activism, pro-war, anti-war or otherwise, according to students. From Lubbock Online[1].

Overt racism in Wall Hall

My daughter, Rashidah, attended Tech her Freshman year of 2006 and lived in Wall Hall. During Black History Month an exhibit that demonstrated questionable sensitivity to African American students appeared on the bulletin board in her dorm. After inquiring about the origins of the exhibit she was referred to the Dean's Office who arranged a meeting between her and the RA who had built the display. It turns out that the RA had been instructed by her supervisor, an African American man, to build the exhibit. Having no experience with Black History her choices were less than delicate. To see the cell phone snapshots of the exhibit visit my Flickr[2] photostream.

D.L. Bearden

Also on Fandom

Random wikia