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50 Years Ago: Remembering the Kent State Shootings

In looking back at the Kent State tragedy of May 4, 1970, when four students engaged in protest of the Vietnam War were shot and killed by members of the Ohio National Guard, it seems appropriate to reflect on the … Continue reading

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Celebrating African-Americans Who Helped Shape WSU- Part 3

In our 3rd installment in the series, Dr. Oris Carter Amos, Professor Emeritus of the College of Education and Human Services, discusses some of her groundbreaking work in the development of a certification program in the education of the severely … Continue reading

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Celebrating African-Americans Who Helped Shape WSU- Part 2

In the 2nd installment of our series on the African-American experience at WSU, Carolyn Wright discusses the formation of the Bolinga Center, and the initial goals that were established for it to be not just a program for the African-American … Continue reading

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