Students promise more protests over WMU’s safe return plan
While other universities have opted to go online for the beginning of the school year, WMU remains open. Fifty-five percent of WMU’s undergraduate and 74 percent of graduate courses have some in-person element. WMU administration assures students that their safe return plan, complete with increased cleaning efforts, mask enforcement and stricter residence hall rules, will be enough to keep students safe. The Kalamazoo County Health and Community Services Department supports WMU’s plan. Students, however, are not so sure. (Photo credit Tré Bryant)
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It's not enough to not be racist: County Commissioner Stephanie Moore shares her thoughts on slavery reparations
“We have a lot of people in the community that say, ‘I don’t see race, I don't see color,’ but I’m here, and I'm colored. If you acknowledge me, and the experience that Black people have had historically, then that's a big start of how we can work together; sit at the table, and get some real work done.” - Stephanie Moore, Kalamazoo County Commissioner
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