Xavier discusses white identity

By: Micah Price ~Staff Writer~ What is white privilege? Where does it come from? Why is it necessary to talk about? These questions were explored by Xavier students and faculty on Jan. 31 during the Center for Diversity and Inclusion’s I.D. Series event, “Becoming White: A Critically Important Conversation.” The event’s panel consisted of Dr. … Continue reading Xavier discusses white identity

Black Lives Matter vocalizes activism: Khan, Garza evoke racial discourse

By: Raymond Humienny ~Campus News Editor~ The #BlackLivesMatter cocreators Janaya Khan and Alicia Garza spoke to a roomful of spectators in a Cintas Center banquet room about social justice and activism in the Black community. Each speaker shared an experience they had prior to the hashtag movement and addressed topics that outlined how today’s generation … Continue reading Black Lives Matter vocalizes activism: Khan, Garza evoke racial discourse

#BlackLivesMatter creators come to Xavier

By: Micah Price ~Staff Writer~ After a short opening prayer, members of the Xavier Black Student Association (BSA) executive board met Monday to discuss plans for the next four months. The club has an ambitious semester ahead, with several events targeting the larger campus community and initiating conversations about race relations. One of these events … Continue reading #BlackLivesMatter creators come to Xavier