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Simkins Hall Name Change? Texas Dorm Named For KKK Leader May Be Renamed

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

AUSTIN, Texas — The president of the University of Texas will ask the school's regents to remove the name of a former professor and Ku Klux Klan...

University Of Texas Proposes Name Change For Dorm Named After KKK Leader

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The University of Texas will seek to rename a dorm named for a former KKK leader. The school's president, William Powers, accepted the name-change pr...

University Of Texas Holds Forum To Discuss Dorm Named For KKK Leader

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Emotions were taut at a recent forum to discuss renaming Simkins Hall, a University of Texas dorm recognizing former KKK leader William Simkins. The...

U Of Texas REFUSES To Rename Dorm Named For Former Klansman

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A former University of Texas law professor is challenging the school to change the name of a dorm that is ordained after Ku Klux Klan organizer Willia...