Harvard Law School might remove official seal over links to slavery #attorney #degree

Posted On May 27 2017 by

#harvard law # Harvard Law School might remove official seal over links to slavery


Harvard Law to Abandon Crest Linked to Slavery #online #masters #degree

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#harvard law # The New York Times Harvard Law to Abandon Crest Linked to Slavery By ANEMONA HARTOCOLLIS March 4, 2016 Harvard Law School is poised to abandon an 80-year-old shield based on the crest of a slaveholding family that helped endow the institution, as campuses across the country debate the use of historic names and symbols that some consider offensive. On Friday, a law school committee said the shield did not represent Harvard values. It shows three sheaves of wheat, a symbol that is derived from the family crest of an 18th-century slave owner, Isaac Royall Jr. who endowed …


Harvard Law to Abandon Crest Linked to Slavery #harrys #law

Posted On Feb 10 2017 by

#harvard law # The New York Times Harvard Law to Abandon Crest Linked to Slavery By ANEMONA HARTOCOLLIS March 4, 2016 Harvard Law School is poised to abandon an 80-year-old shield based on the crest of a slaveholding family that helped endow the institution, as campuses across the country debate the use of historic names and symbols that some consider offensive. On Friday, a law school committee said the shield did not represent Harvard values. It shows three sheaves of wheat, a symbol that is derived from the family crest of an 18th-century slave owner, Isaac Royall Jr. who endowed …