Press Coverage: Campaign & Community Town Hall

(Featured photo by Joseph Chan, The Daily Bruin)

UPDATES (2/24/14):

  • UCLA Chancellor Block calls on UCLA faculty to re-examine the creation of an undergraduate general education diversity requirement — and on the campus community to foster productive conversations about racial diversity and equity.
  • VSU is scheduled to meet with Chancellor Block on April 7, 2014.
  • A townhall is also scheduled with members of the faculty sometime in Spring Quarter.

Coverage of the Flyer Incident:

The Daily Bruin “UCLA groups call for support in response to offensive flier”
CBS Local News “Student Groups Denounce Racist Flier Sent To UCLA Asian American Studies Center”
KTLA Local News “Racist Rant Aimed at Asian Students Ignites Outrage at UCLA”
AsAm News “Hate flyer shocks students at UCLA”
Deepcor “UCLA Speaks Out Against Racist and Sexist Flyer”

Coverage of the Community Town Hall:

CBS Local News “USC, UCLA Students Uniting Against Racism In Response To Offensive Flyers”
KTLA Local News “Growing Concerns Over Racism at UCLA and USC Have Students on Edge”
ABC 7 Eyewitness News “Racist fliers at UCLA, USC target Asian women”
NBC Local News “USC, UCLA Student Leaders Team Up to Combat Racism on Campus”
89.3 KPCC “UCLA, USC students band together after racist fliers hit campuses”
The Daily Bruin “UCLA, USC student groups call for improved racial climate at town hall”
The Daily Trojan “UCLA and USC host town hall”

#BeyondTheStereotype Photos from the Town Hall: