Vanderbilt University pays $1.2 million to change 'Confederate' dorm name - AL.com

Confederate memorial hall.JPG Vanderbilt has paid $1.2 million to change the name of Confederate Memorial Hall. (Contributed photo/Vanderbilt University)Leada Gore | lgore@al.com. Vanderbilt University is paying $1.2 million to change the name of one ...

Vanderbilt to remove the word 'Confederate' from dormitory facade after paying United Daughters of the Confederacy ... - New York Daily News

Vanderbilt will finally chip away at one of the school's last symbols of “racism, slavery and a very, very bloody civil war” on the Tennessee campus, according to a local report. The Nashville university will return a $50,000 donation, including ...

One of America's most prestigious universities paid $1.2 million to the United Daughters of the Confederacy to ... - Business Insider

Vanderbilt University announced on Monday that it will change the name of Confederate Memorial Hall, a dormitory whose name invoked racial segregation, The Tennessean reported. The removal, which the school had tried to complete for more than a ...