Monday, December 21, 2015

University of Michigan regents OK building $10M multicultural center

Kim Kozlowski, The Detroit News

Ann Arbor — A new $10 million multicultural center is coming soon to the heart of the University of Michigan campus, following approval on Thursday by the Board of Regents.

The center is a response to one of seven points the Black Student Union and UM agreed to in 2014 as a way of increasing black enrollment and improving the campus climate for minority students. Black students make up less than 5 percent of the student body at UM.

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Click here to read the official press release from the University of Michigan.

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