Princeton University Black History Month: Looking back at the 1980s and 1990s

“Affirmative action was the political backdrop of African-American student life on campus in the 1980s, with some students and alumni questioning its place. In the 1990s, the University began examining race relations on campus, while both the Alumni Council and the Alumni Association selected the same person to be each of their first African-American leaders.” Fourth article on the history and experience of African American students at Princeton.

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