Preamble

We, as faculty and staff of the University of Kansas, do affirm our unanimous belief in a commitment to the future of the University of Kansas and the Lawrence Community. We further believe in the advancement of Black faculty, staff and students, and our full participation in the pursuit of the mission of the university. Therefore, to manifest our commitment to the well being of the university and the Lawrence community, we hereby establish the Black Faculty and Staff Council. This Council shall hereafter be governed by the following constitution and bylaws and subsequent amendments thereto.


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