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  • 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.
  • 1982 Black Arts Festival 

    Unknown author (1982-05)
    A flier advertising the 1982 Black Arts Festival at Kalamazoo College. Sponsored by the Black Student Organization (BSO), the festival included a discussion with folklorist Mary Ruth Warner and poetry readings as well as ...
  • 1983 Chapel Program: A Black History Month Celebration 

    Unknown author (1983-02-18)
    A program for the Friday Chapel on February 18, 1983 at Kalamazoo College. Sponsored by the Black Student Organization (BSO), the main speaker was Dr. Charles Taylor speaking on "Black America: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow."
  • Administrative Committee Meeting Minutes 

    Unknown author (1969-05-14)
    Minutes from the May 13, 1969 Administrative Committee meeting which discussed the demands made by the Black Student Organization (BSO) on May 12, 1969.
  • 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 ...
  • Black Awareness Week Press Release 

    Unknown author (1974-05-17)
    A press release for Black Awareness Week sponsored by the Black Student Organization (BSO) of Kalamazoo College and held from May 20-25, 1974. The events included a performance by a Drama Troupe and Gospel Choir, student ...
  • Black Children Are Being Brainwashed? 

    Lumumba, Chokwe, 1947-2014 (formerly known as Taliaferro, Edwin Finley); Solomon, Clyde L. (1969)
    An information sheet distributed by the Information Committee of Kalamazoo College's Black Student Organization (BSO) in approx. 1969.
  • 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.
  • The Black Student Organization 

    Unknown author (1981)
    A booklet prepared by Kalamazoo College's Black Student Organization (BSO) including the group's constitution, a brief history written by Professor Romeo Phillips, descriptions of activities sponsored by the organization, ...
  • The Black Student Organization of Kalamazoo College 

    Unknown author (1969)
    A booklet produced by the Higher Education Committee of Kalamazoo College's Black Student Organization (BSO) including photos and other details about members of the group.
  • Black Student Organization's Decision Regarding College's Official Reply 

    Unknown author (1968-05-09)
    The Black Student Organization's response to the official reply by Kalamazoo College President Weimer K. Hicks to their demands of May 6, 1968.
  • Black Student Residents in the Residence Halls... 

    Long, William G. (1969-02-03)
    The response from Kalamazoo College Dean of Student Affairs William G. Long to the memorandum from the Black Student Organization (BSO) regarding Black student residents in the residence halls and the hiring of Black ...
  • Black Students on Campus 

    Ambrose, W. Haydn, 1922-2014 (1968-10-28)
    A list compiled of the Black students on Kalamazoo College's campus in 1968.
  • BSO Admissions Program 

    Unknown author (1969)
    A document outlining plans for members of Kalamazoo College's Black Student Organization (BSO) to visit high schools and recruit students for admission to the college.
  • BSO Chapel: The Necessity of God in College Life 

    Unknown author (1990-05-11)
    Program for the Chapel event sponsored by the Black Student Organization (BSO) of Kalamazoo College. The main speaker was Herbert R. Davis and the event also included Toni Booker of Booker Productions Gospel Choir from ...
  • Constitution of the Black Student Organization 

    Unknown author (1968-04-16)
    The constitution of Kalamazoo College's Black Student Organization (BSO) which was ratified in April of 1968. It details the group's purpose, name, membership, powers and duties of officers, meetings, elections, and amendments.
  • Conversation with Tom Seavers 

    Barrett, Laurence N., 1915-2002 (1969-05-13)
    A document written by Kalamazoo College's Acting Dean of Academic Affairs, Laurence Barrett, detailing a conversation with a representative of the Black Student Organization (BSO) regarding the organization's demands of ...
  • 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 ...
  • Demands Submitted to President Weimer K. Hicks 

    Seavers, Thomas; Weaver, Gerald F. (1969-05-12)
    A memo from Tom Seavers and Gerry Weaver of Kalamazoo College's Black Student Organization (BSO) regarding the necessity of adjusting, changing, or adding to the College's judicial, residential and admissions procedures, ...
  • 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 ...