Lauren Evens is one of two finalists for the position.
In 2019, the university’s diversity and inclusion vice president announced she would be looking to fill the position.
Community members have openly opposed the new regulations.
Neijma Celestine-Donnor left the position July 31.
The Nyumburu Cultural Center and Black Faculty and Staff Association led the event.
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Diversity VP Georgina Dodge promised last semester to create an advisory board for the center, but hasn't yet.
It was the second time Georgina Dodge visited the center in four days.
The vice president has made changes to the Nyumburu Cultural Center, a hub of black student life.
The body voted 18-0 on the bill, with two abstentions.