The Commission for Blacks is appointed by the Chancellor to advise on planning, implementation, and evaluation of University programs, policies, and services as they relate to Black students, faculty and staff. The Commission reports to the Office of the Chancellor.
The Commission for Blacks recommends changes in or additions to university policies and procedures to reflect concerns specific to blacks. The group also makes suggestions for new and existing academic and extracurricular programs related to blacks; encourages research to identify the problems and progress of blacks on campus; and encourages black faculty, staff and student involvement in all aspects of campus life.
Assistant Professor, Psychology
Director, Office of Multicultural Student Life
We are both honored and consider it a privilege to have been selected as the Co-Chairs for the Commission for Blacks. We intend to work hard to ensure that the Commission remains dynamic and forward looking. We intend to live up to the challenge of remaining informed and taking action on concerns specific to the black community at UT and encouraging black faculty, staff and student involvement in all aspects of campus life. We will discharge of our duties to the best of our abilities and look forward to working with you this year.
Lili'a Uili Neville
All meetings take place at noon in the Multipurpose Room at the Black Cultural Center
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