On Wednesday, George Washington University President Thomas LeBlanc announced the school will make diversity training mandatory for all incoming students starting in the fall. This announcement comes amid a campus-wide hoopla over a racist Snapchat photo taken earlier this month by sisters of the Alpha Phi sorority. The individuals involved have apologized for the incident, and the national organization of Alpha Phi is considering appropriate disciplinary action.
The photo showed two members of Alpha Phi, one of whom is holding a banana peel. The post included the following caption attached to the photo, “I’m 1/16 black [sic].”
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“Many groups and individuals on campus have called for mandatory diversity training for freshman...