Georgetown University to rename building tied to slavery days

November 17, 2015   // 0 Comments

  by Matthew Wright Georgetown University has decided to rename two buildings named after slaveowners, following protests from students calling for increased awareness of the university’s racial history. Mulledy Hall and McSherry Hall were both named for school presidents, Thomas F. Mulledy and William McSherry, who orchestrated the sale of slaves to help pay off the un...

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