Attn: Sul Ross State University Alumni. Sign the petition if you haven’t already. — jtl, 419
Sign the Petition
Or go to: https://www.change.org/p/alumni-long-live-the-bar-sr-bar?recruiter=6513563&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=psf_combo_share_initial&utm_term=psf_combo_share_initial&recruited_by_id=17a7aa10-6924-11e3-8c9e-5f9becafb6b4&utm_content=fht-24626511-en-us%3A1
and sign the petition. — jtl, 419
Michelle F started this petition to President, Sul Ross State University Pete Gallegos 3 minutes
On September 9, 2020, it was made aware to the general community that a group of students at Sul Ross State University are advocating to have the name of Sullivan Ross stripped from the school’s name. Without citing any reason other than he served in the Confederacy, concerned alumni, donors, and supporters of Sul Ross State University have come together to keep the University’s name.
As many of you know (and some of you may not be aware of), Sullivan Ross also:
- raised cattle and farmed for several years.
- served as a Texas Ranger.
- served in the Confederate army, as did thousands of Texans including the entire 1883 inaugural faculty at The University of Texas.
- was elected Sheriff of McClennan…
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