Where a plaintiff failed to present evidence of obvious or circumstantial racial animus, the U.S. District Court did not err in granting summary judgment to the defendants on discrimination and retaliation claimsThe 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a decision by U.S. District Judge David R. Herndon, Southern District of Illinois.In 2002, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville hired Janice LaRiviere on a …