Fontbonne ends Blackburn’s season with a 2-1 playoff win

CARLINVILLE – The magic worked for the Blackburn College men’s soccer team on Tuesday. Blackburn, host of his first game of the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament, lost 2-1 to the University of Fontbonne. After a scoreless half, the Griffins scored first. The Beavers rallied to equalize, but Fontbonne’s …

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Student council changes constitution, expresses support for Howard Blackburn University protest – The Cavalier Daily

The Student Council introduced FR21-16, a resolution to support Blackburn’s takeover of Howard University and FR21-17, a modest tuition increase proposal to provide Medicare loan relief to low-income university students at Tuesday’s general assembly. The first resolution was adopted and the second was tabled. Updates from the Board of Directors …

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‘Blackburn Takeover’ ends HU reunion weekend

As Howard University students, alumni and community members prepared to join in the reunion festivities in late October, several students entered their second week of nonviolent resistance in what has been called the Take of Blackburn Control. For much of the past weekend, protesters boycotted HU’s homecoming, choosing instead to …

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