The next letter was despatched on June 18 through e-mail to college students, school and workers within the Wisconsin Faculty of Enterprise.
WSB college students, school and workers,
We obtained a report of a bias incident exterior Grainger Corridor on Thursday, June 18. Particularly, a column on the entrance of College Avenue/Park Avenue had graffiti displaying a swastika on it.
The Wisconsin Faculty of Enterprise and College of Wisconsin–Madison condemn using this hateful image. We worth a various group the place all members are capable of take part absolutely as college students and staff. This consists of feeling secure, welcomed, valued, and supported.
UW–Madison responds to all reported incidents and will pursue disciplinary motion if the conduct violates college coverage, together with the scholar conduct code. On this case, prison fees can also apply.
UWPD is investigating and UW Services Planning & Administration has eliminated the graffiti.
We’re sorry to must relay this unlucky info throughout an already troublesome time. We perceive that an incident comparable to this may occasionally influence you. Please notice these sources:
When you have details about this incident, please name UWPD at (608) 264-COPS.
Vallabh Sambamurthy, Albert O. Nicholas Dean
Binnu Palta Hill, Assistant Dean for Variety and Inclusion
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