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Exhibit: “A Campus Divided” 2:00-3:00 pm

When:
Monday, December 18, 2017, 2:00 PM until 3:00 PM
Where:
University of Minnesota Andersen Library Atrium Gallery
222 21st Ave. S.

Contact:
Betsy Wray
(612) 455-3329
Category:
Educational/Cultural
Registration is required
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Join us for an archivist-led tour of the compelling exhibit, “A Campus Divided: Progressives, Anti-Communists, Racism and Anti-Semitism at the University of Minnesota, 1930-1942.” With archival materials, the exhibit illustrates how U of M presidents, deans and other administrators routinely subjected students and faculty to surveillance and attacked progressive student activism in order to create a campus in the narrow and distorted image of an “America First” nation. If you'd like to carpool, meet in the Stone Arch parking lot at 1:30 p.m. Otherwise, meet on the third floor of Andersen Library, where the exhibit starts. The exhibit closes on December 20.