Students from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville who wore blackface in a snapchat post will likely not face expulsion according to the university administration. However, their punishment (if any) has not yet been decided. Read more about this specifically here, and read more of our coverage of recent blackface incidents starting here.
Numerous recent and past incidents of blackface have been in the news recently. Here is a very partial list. (Content warning: The links below contain images and language that some readers may find offensive.)
Eastern Virginia Medical School, where VA Governor Ralph Northam’s personal page includes one person in blackface and another in a KKK uniform. (Northam claims that he is not in the picture, though admits to wearing blackface in a dance contest.)