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Cabrillo Name Exploration

Resources: Name Changes

Name Exploration Subcommittee

For the most current information, please refer to the website.

Cabrillo Name Exploration History and Process

School Name Changes

UC Berkeley  Building Name Review Committee (2023)

Sac City Unified Board of Education Votes to Rename Three Schools (23 July 2023)

UC Hastings Law: Message from Chancellor & Dean David Faigman: Name Change (2022)

CalTech: "Caltech: Caltech to Remove the Names of Robert A. Millikan and Five Other Eugenics Proponents from Buildings, Honors, and Assets" (2021)

USC: "A USC Building Stripped of Eugenicist’s Name Will Instead Honor a Native American Alumnus" (2021)

Taketa, Kristin. "San Diego Unified Changes Name of Junipero Serra High School, Removes Conquistador Mascot" (2021)

Stanford: "Stanford Will Rename Campus Spaces Named for David Starr Jordan and Relocate Statue Depicting Louis Agassiz" (2020)

Hartnell: "Faculty Resurrect Idea to Give the School a Name That Carries Less Baggage" (2020)

Inside Higher Ed "Campuses Reckon With Racist Past"  (2020)

Grantham-Philips, Wyatte. "Not just Confederate Statues: Indigenous Activists Want Spanish Conquistadors, Missionaries Removed"  (2020)

Monuments Debates

"Confederate Remembrance" 

Karaim, Reed. "Monument Protests"

Kennicott, Philip. "With $250 Million Initiative, Mellon Foundation Wades into Monuments Controversy, Hoping for Positive Change" 

Kryder-Reid, Elizabeth. California Mission Landscapes : Race, Memory, and the Politics of Heritage

Nuñez, Tony.  "City Council Votes to Move George Washington Statue from Plaza to Library"  

"Support for the Removal of Confederate Statues among US Adults, 2020

Rubertone, Patricia E. Archaeologies of Placemaking : Monuments, Memories, and Engagement in Native North America