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Carleton College Archives: History of BIPOC Student Organizations at Carleton

Muslim Student Association

1973 as Black Muslims 

2018 - Present as Muslim Student Association 

This group provided a space for the Black Muslims on campus for the one year it was active. It would later restart as the Muslim Student Association (MSA) which is still active.  



April 19, 2019. page 2. MSA presents first Islam Awareness Week. 

May 31, 2019. page 4. Students apologize for Muslim Prayer Room incident, MSA looks to move forward. 

The Black Student-Athletes of Carleton (BSAC)

The Black Student Athletes of Carleton

2020 - Present 

This organization was formed in 2020 to "...demonstrate, promote, and advocate for the interests and well-being of Black student-athletes at Carleton College."