Maurie McInnis, JS '88, writes about the role of slavery at the University in the current issue of Virginia Magazine

June 10, 2016

In an article penned for Virginia Magazine, Maurie McInnis, JS ‘88, reflects on how her perception of the Academical Village has evolved over time. Read the article here.


Maurie McInnis



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