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Purdue University Renames 2 Residence Halls After Sisters Who Fought for Black Students’ Right to Live on Campus

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Two residence halls at Purdue University have been renamed in honor of sisters Frieda and Winifred Parker, students who attended the university in the 1940s and were the first Black women to live on campus.

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