Campus Leaders Host ‘Racial Equity’ Forum

December 8, 2011 Maria Jayne 0

SUNY New Paltz administrative and student leaders hosted a forum last week in response to the racial incidents that took place on campus nearly one month ago. College President Donald Christian and Student Association President Terrell Coakley sponsored the forum entitled, […]

Police Investigate “Racially Offensive” Signs, Graffiti

November 17, 2011 oracle 1

A number of what police called “racially offensive” signs posted around campus last week prompted swift responses from administrators, students and faculty. As University Police continue to investigate who may be responsible for each of the four reported offenses, President Donald Christian addressed the incidents in campus-wide […]

Students Seek to Mobilize a Movement

October 6, 2011 Jaleesa Baulkman 0

Eirik Bjorkman climbed atop a stone bench outside of the Humanities Building Wednesday to remind dozens of chanting student protestors surrounding him of an old saying: “no one can make you go through a door.” “They can show you the doorway, they can show you the key, […]