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Editorial: It’s time for a new conversation on race

The Daily Northwestern Editorial Board

October 29, 2012

And so, once again, we are talking about race at Northwestern. The latest spark to what seems to be a never-ending flame was a Facebook dialogue that surfaced last week between Northwestern trustee Ben Slivka and Weinberg sophomore...

Northwestern trustee apologizes for race-related squabble with student on Facebook

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 26, 2012

Northwestern trustee Ben Slivka apologized Thursday for participating in a heated exchange about race relations with an NU student on Facebook. The private conversation came after Weinberg sophomore Pleshette Strong, who is...

Northwestern trustee apologizes for Facebook tiff with student

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 25, 2012

Northwestern trustee Ben Slivka apologized this evening for participating in a heated exchange about race relations with an NU student on Facebook. The conversation, which was made public Tuesday night, came after Weinberg...