Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

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This University of Richmond Collegian article explains the process and the purpose of the four-day pre-orientation session. Head student Ruth Daniels explains that the program was designed to inform minority and international students of the…

This reports on an event called "Hands Around the Lake," which was part of Founder's Week and held in the Cannon Memorial Chapel. The event attracted a "moderate-sized crowd composed of students and faculty," with music, dancing, and speaking.…

In this oral history interview, Kevin Jones (‘94) sat down with Cole Richard (’21) and Jisu Song (‘22) on June 18, 2019, in Boatwright Memorial Library. Over the course of the one hour interview, Jones discussed his experience as…

Despite being named No. 3 school in the nation for “best quality of life” in the Princeton Review, minority students at the University of Richmond disagree. Only 12% of the university’s undergraduates identify as African-American,…

This Collegian feature is written by and about John Wai-Chun Loong, a Chinese international student majoring in business and music. Loong says that he had to break out of his comfort zone at the Heilman Dining Center and joined groups that celebrated…

Lanre T.A. Lambo--pictured in the second column, first row--was from Nigeria and graduated with a degree in Economics in 1979. Julie K. Li—pictured in the second column, fourth row—was from Hong Kong and graduated with a B.S. in chemistry in…

Yuen-Hay Lau—pictured in the second column, second row—was from Hong Kong and graduated with a B.S. in biology. She was on Dean's List and was a member of Beta Beta Beta, Glee Club, and won the Freshman Chemistry Award.

The top photograph features members of the Karate Club, which has three Vietnamese students: Huan Van Tran, Hi Van Tran, and Hoa Van Tran.

Patricia Wai-Wah Kwa—pictured in the fourth column, first row—was from Hong Kong and graduated with a B.A. in psychology. According to the senior statistics section of The Web 1962 on page 235, she was hall president.

Allan Ka-Lun Yung—pictured in the fourth column, second row—was from Hong Kong and graduated with a B.A. in chemistry. According to the senior statistics section of The Web 1962 on page 240, he earned Dean's List distinction and was secretary for…
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