Lehigh University residence hall dedicated to diversity is vandalized

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Thursday, November 7, 2013

A Lehigh University residence hall dedicated to campus diversity was the target of vandalism early this morning.

Two Lehigh students, part of a core group behind the campus protest movement calling itself FBR, say they believe the criminal mischief is part of a backlash against a rise in students seeking to expose how minorities are treated on campus.

“Pretty much the stigma on campus on this house is that only black and brown students live there, but all sorts of students live there,” 20-year-old junior Brenda Martinez said.

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