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    • Student Commission Position Paper 

      Unknown author (1969-05-16)
      A position paper written by Kalamazoo College's Student Commission giving their stand on the proposals submitted by the Black Student Organization (BSO) and on the response from President Weimer K. Hicks during May of 1969.
    • Rejection of President's Response to Demands 

      Seavers, Thomas; Weaver, Gerald F. (1969-05-17)
      A letter from Tom Seavers and Gerry Weaver of Kalamazoo College's Black Student Organization (BSO) rejecting the response that President Weimer K. Hicks gave to their demands.
    • Sequence of BSO Incident May 1969 

      Hicks, Weimer K., 1909-1985 (1969-05-19)
      A document detailing the events from May 12, 1969 to May 17, 1969 during which the Black Student Organization (BSO) of Kalamazoo College issued a list of demands.
    • Statement from the Black Student Organization 

      McNeil, Genna Rae (1969-05-19)
      A letter to the faculty and administration of Kalamazoo College from the Black Student Organization (BSO) regarding the reply the organization received to their demands and the clarification forum of Friday, May 16, 1969.
    • Petition Regarding the Recent BSO Demands 

      Unknown author (1969-05-21)
      Details about a petition which was passed around Kalamazoo College's campus regarding the demands made by the Black Student Organization (BSO).
    • Meeting Schedule and Discussion Points Regarding the Black Student Organization's Demands 

      Unknown author (1969-05-22)
      A schedule of meetings from May 22 to May 24, 1969 along with discussion points regarding the demands made by Kalamazoo College's Black Student Organization (BSO).
    • Memo from Student Commission to the College Community 

      Unknown author (1969-05-23)
      A memo issued by Kalamazoo College's Student Commission detailing their position on the demands made by the Black Student Organization (BSO) in May of 1969.
    • Reply of the Faculty and Administration to Demands 

      Hicks, Weimer K., 1909-1985 (1969-05-24)
      The official reply from the Kalamazoo College Administration to the demands of the Black Student Organization (BSO) including responses regarding the academic program, admissions policies and procedures, budgetary ...
    • White Students Support BSO Demands 

      Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1969-05-24)
      White students sit on the lawn in front of a campus building on May 24, 1969, holding signs that read "We Support BSO Demands. Black Autonomy - Black Studies." The student rally was in support of the Black Student ...
    • Workshop on Negro History and Culture 

      Barrett, Laurence N., 1915-2002 (1969-05-27)
      A memo to all faculty at Kalamazoo College from Laurence Barrett, Acting Dean of Academic Affairs, advertising a summer workshop on Negro History and Culture.
    • Memo to All Faculty 

      Hicks, Weimer K., 1909-1985 (1969-05-29)
      A memo from Kalamazoo College President Weimer K. Hicks to all faculty members in regards to the hiring of Black faculty and staff.
    • Description of Second Confrontation 

      Hicks, Weimer K., 1909-1985 (1969-06)
      An unsigned document, but presumably written by Kalamazoo College President Weimer K. Hicks, describing the second confrontation with the Black Student Organization (BSO) in 1969. A handwritten note on the document states ...
    • Letter to Educational Policies Group 

      Barrett, Laurence N., 1915-2002 (1969-06-05)
      A letter from Kalamazoo College's Acting Dean of Academic Affairs Laurence Barrett regarding the marking system for the 193 course taught by Edwin Taliaferro (later known as Chokwe Lumumba.) According to the 1968-69 College ...
    • Demands Sent to President Hicks 

      Weaver, Gerald F.; Seavers, Thomas (1969-06-05)
      A memo sent by Jerry Weaver and Tom Seavers of the Black Student Organization (BSO) to Kalamazoo College President Weimer K. Hicks regarding the funds for the group, the Westab Program, recruitment of Black students, and ...
    • Answers to Questions Presented by the Black Student Organization 

      Hicks, Weimer K., 1909-1985 (1969-06-05)
      A memo from Kalamazoo College President Weimer K. Hicks responding to the Black Student Organization's demands regarding funds for the group, the Westab Program, recruitment of Black students, and the hiring of Black faculty ...
    • Memo to Faculty Regarding Discussions with the BSO June 5th and 6th 

      Hicks, Weimer K., 1909-1985 (1969-06-06)
      Includes a memo from Kalamazoo College's President Weimer K. Hicks to faculty, another memo to the Black Student Organization (BSO), and a copy of the June 5, 1969 demands made by the BSO.
    • Progress Report in Connection with Programs Associated with Black Students 

      Long, William G. (1969-07-16)
      A memo announcing the hiring of a Black faculty member, a half-time Black recruiter, and others for programs at Kalamazoo College associated with Black students.
    • Letter Regarding List of Entering Black Freshmen 

      Long, William G. (1969-07-29)
      A letter from Kalamazoo College's Dean of Student Affairs William G. Long in regards to making available a list of Black freshmen entering the College.
    • Black Student Applications 

      Unknown author (1970)
      Statistics compiled at Kalamazoo College about the number of Black student applications for the 1968-69 and 1969-70 academic year.
    • 1971 Black Arts Festival 

      Unknown author (1971-04)
      Program of events for the first Black Arts Festival sponsored by the Black Student Organization (BSO) of Kalamazoo College.