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“We will make a concerted effort to remove as many references to the name as is possible for this year,” she said.When or if the block-lettered name that hangs over the entry to the building will come off hasn’t been decided, Bryn Mawr spokesman Matt Gray said.“You’re looking at a deeply flawed person,” she said, “but also one with a very powerful vision of women, who was opening doors at least for some women.” She said colleges would do better to understand the deep flaws in their history and work to reshape them rather taking symbolic actions such as removing names. “I’m pretty proud that Bryn Mawr is taking steps to remove and kind of reconcile with the actual racist past,” said Lee, who works as a brand strategist at a media company in New York City.As the recent debate over Thomas’ legacy ensued, a student petition called for her name to be removed. Cassidy has asked that the committee reviewing Thomas’ legacy come back with recommendations in the spring.She was reluctant to admit black students to Bryn Mawr and also rebuffed the hiring of Jewish faculty.Her views were illuminated in the 1994 biography, , by Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz, an emerita professor of history and American studies at Smith College.However, the socio-economic structure didn’t allow many opportunities for the African girls to seek and meet the men from outside of Africa.First of all, until recently there are very few online website options for the girls to present themselves in front of the western men.
Thomas brought prominent women’s rights activists, including Susan B.
There are also issues with the internet in many places of this continent.
In rural segments of Africa mainly, the availability of internet is a big problem.
The issue has been brewing for a couple of years and over the last few months, a campus committee of faculty, students, staff, trustees, and alumnae has been debating how to handle the legacy of Thomas, who led the college from 1894 to 1922.
But Cassidy said that given the violent uproar over white supremacy demonstrators in Charlottesville this month, mounting concerns about racism, and “an especially raw moment for members of many different marginalized groups whose rights and dignities are being attacked so openly and so viciously,” she thought it was prudent to issue a moratorium on the use of Thomas’ name for 2017-18 while the committee completes its work.