• Law Professors, Minority Issues, Racism, Texas

    University of Texas Renames Simkins Hall

    The University of Texas Board of Regents has agreed to rename Simkins Hall. Simkins Hall was named for a former UT Law professor and Ku Klux Klan leader. The Board of Regents voted unanimously to change the name. The Houston Chronicle reports: “There has never been any doubt in my mind about what direction they […]

    18 Comments / / Jul 15, 2010 at 3:43 PM