Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

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This anonymous opinion piece begins by noting that Kenyan President Daniel arap Moi would be speaking at the University of Richmond's commencement, and asks the questions: "Isn't it ironic to have a black head of state at the University of Richmond?"…

This is a letter to the Honorable Joseph A. Califano Jr., who was the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW) in Washington D.C. from the President of the University of Richmond, E. Bruce Heilman. President Heilman is commending Calfano for…

This article, "UR to Honor Dr. James With Degree," was published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch by an unnamed author on May 22, 1971. On June 7th, the University of Richmond awarded its first honorary degree to a black person, Dr. Allix B. James, who…

This is a list of Masters of Arts recipients and their thesis titles for the June graduation Class of 1968. There was diversity in both the subject matter and where these graduate students got their Bachelor's degree. Topics ranged from the poetry…

This is a list of Masters of Arts recipients and their thesis titles for the June graduation Class of 1969. There was diversity in both the subject matter and where these graduate students got their Bachelor's degree. Topics ranged from studies of…

Dr. J. Ollie Edmunds, a leader in higher education, gave the commencement address, "Checks and Balances" for the Class of 1970. He began his speech by claiming that in the past year and a half, there had been some attacks on the United States…

This is a letter written by rising seniors--Greg Daugherty, President of the Richmond College Class of 1970, Elise Miller, a member of Westhampton College, and Julian Smith Jr., a member of the School of Business Administration. The purpose of this…

This is a list of Masters of Arts recipients and their thesis titles for the August graduating Class of 1965. There was diversity in both the subject matter and where these graduate students got their Bachelor's degree. Topics ranged from…

This is a list of Masters of Arts recipients and their thesis titles for the August graduating Class of 1968. There was diversity in both the subject matter and where these graduate students got their Bachelor's degree. Topics ranged from religion in…

This is a list of Masters of Arts recipients and their thesis titles for the August graduating Class of 1971. There was diversity in both the subject matter and where these graduate students got their Bachelor's degree. Topics ranged from "The…
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