Students on campus joined millions of others across the country riveted by what many have described as the most contentious Supreme Court confirmation process in decades.
“I don’t want to speak for all women but I think that most of us can probably see ourselves in that experience,” Law Student Haley R. Adams said. “Maybe not in quite as formal as a setting, but in a situation in which we are trying our best to convey an experience and being doubted and questioned, and it’s really horrifying to watch and it’s exhausting.”
Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion Roland S. Davis will step down from his role at the end of September for “personal reasons,” Dean of Students Katherine G. O’Dair wrote in an email to students Thursday.
During his tenure, he advocated for a multicultural center on campus and helped students process the controversial arrest of a black undergraduate in April that prompted allegations of police brutality.