Omeka - Digital History at Ursinus

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exposure 2.1.07.jpg
In The Grizzly, published February 1st, 2007, Jon Gagas wrote “What’s going on with Exposure.” One evening the semester prior, Exposure had a potluck dinner where students of every color came together for a communal meal. Exposure is a group…

USGA Meeting Tackles Hate Crimes at Ursinus.jpg
An article discussing the USGA meeting regarding discrimination, hate crimes, and bigotry at Ursinus and how students can change diversity and inclusion.

minority faculty bank.pdf
This is a series of primary sources documenting the college's joining of The Chronicle of Higher Education's Minority Faculty Vita Bank, and related documents explaining and describing exactly what that means. The first document is a one-page letter…

minority student union.pdf
These two typed pages are the constitution drawn up for the Minority Students Union. Although it is undated it was pulled from the Ursinusiana archives from a folder labeled 1987/1988 so can be tentatively dated to that general timeline. The…

AAAS book holdings.pdf
This is a one-page memo and one-page attachment from President Richard Richter to Yvette Dennis and Audrey Wade on April 2nd of 1990 regarding the college's library holdings in African-American Studies and plans to increase these holdings. The letter…

The Board meets on Diversity Reports March 1 2012 The Grizzly II.tif
The newspaper article details an Ursinus College board meeting in 2012 regarding diversity on campus. A report given to the board by the FDC expresses dissatisfaction with the current handling of diversity affairs on campus. It is stated in the…

UPD 2014.jpg
The last reference to the Upsilon Phi Delta sorority in the Ruby yearbook. It is assumed the organization died upon graduation.

Upsilon Phi Delta Approved 1993.jpg
The announcement of the approval of a new sorority, Upsilon Phi Delta in 1993. Their motto was "unity and diversity," and they were a service-oriented, diverse sorority that wanted to provide alternative social activities to alcoholic parties on…

Upsilon Phi Delta 2013.jpg
The last photograph of the racially diverse Upsilon Phi Delta sorority in the Ruby yearbook.
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