His new book, Ebony and Ivy: Race, Slavery, and the Troubled History of America’s Universities,documents the extent to which the nation’s oldest colleges perpetuated, maintained and benefited from the slave economy. Many were founded on land taken from indigenous peoples, built by enslaved workers, or funded through fortunes made from slavery. Slave owners became college presidents, the enslaved lived on campuses, and colleges courted Northern slave traders to serve as trustees and benefactors and sought donations and students from Southern planters.
Feb 15, 2017 4:00 AMLawrence William ‘Bill’ BlauveltLawrence William “Bill” Blauvelt, 83, of Garrettsville, passed away on February 10, 2017. He was born on May 21, 1933 in Cleveland, Ohio to Lawrence and Majorie (Moore) Blauvelt. Bill married the love of his life, Lillian “Ginny”, on October 5, 1952.
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In this week teams of young radio amateurs from several countries will be participating in all kind of amateur radio activities. Think about workshops, contesting and ARDF, we will try to show many aspects of the radio hobby. Off course you will also get the chance to learn about other cultures, in the famous intercultural evening you will get the chance to try food and drinks from all participating countries.
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West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Thursday sunny, with a high near 49. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night mostly clear, with a low around 32. South wind around 8 mph. Low around 24. Overnight lows down to 1 with wind chills still staying well below zero. Tomorrow we see the sunshine make its way back in, but it doesn’t help us out in the temperature department. Day time highs still at a cold 10 degrees.