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President Percy's letter on disrupting systemic racism
August 21st, 2020: Public statement to the Portland State University community from president Stephen Percy, on the responsibility of dismantling systemic racism within the institution.
ASPSU Resolution of support for Race/Ethnic Studies Course Requirement Implementation
March 29th, 2021: The Associated Students of Portland State University passed the Resolution of Support for Race/Ethnic Studies Requirement Implementation. The Resolution explicitly states ASPSU "resolve to stand in support of the initially proposed SGRN faculty Senate proposal to create a Race and Ethnicities Studies Requirement"
Statement and Resolution Against Racism and Discrimination
June 8th, 2020: The Faculty Senate passed a resolution in June 2020 to acknowledge the systemic nature of racism within the institution, and to take the necessary steps in having a plan of action that effectively addresses and resolves Portland State University's Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion problems.