Children are simply not equal to adults in terms of psychological development, leaving them more prone to peer pressure, poor decision-making and decreased impulse control.
Under the changes, the diversity general education categories will be renamed and some coursework will pay more explicit attention to racism.
The commission will give advice on issues of racial, ethnic, cultural or socioeconomic health disparities.
The question will be on the ballot during SGA elections, which will take place next week.
The goal of the program was to educate young adults on their constitutional rights and how to handle encounters with law enforcement.
The proposal will be discussed again in January.
Pines will take over as president on July 1.
About 200 people gathered in front of the city’s Civic Center to show solidarity with the Black community.
Thousands have signed on, joining the call begun by a doctoral student.
A 94-page report released Thursday alleged that the department was entrenched in systemic racism.