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16 Schools Defend Harvard’s Race-Conscious Admissions Policy

by | August 1, 2018
A group of highly selective universities has defended Harvard University’s race-conscious adm [...] Read more

Debunking Mismatch and the Color-Blind Remedy to Affirmative Action

by | July 24, 2018
The affirmative action op-eds are starting to appear. Both the pro and the con. And there’s t [...] Read more

NAFEO Urges Continuing Affirmative Action Efforts in Higher Ed

by Lezli Baskerville | July 18, 2018
Every student benefits from inclusive and diverse classrooms, not just students of color. NAFEO [...] Read more

Trump Administration Takes Affirmative Action to Ignore Race and Law

by | July 9, 2018
In case you missed it: while you were celebrating all the progress we’ve achieved in America [...] Read more

Experts: Affirmative Action May Feel Riskier Now for Colleges

| July 5, 2018
Colleges and universities committed to using race as one of many considerations in creating a d [...] Read more

Asian Americans: Right to Be Angry at Harvard, Not African-Americans

by | June 20, 2018
People of all backgrounds become so angry about affirmative action that it is difficult to disc [...] Read more

DOJ Affirmative Action Investigation Unprecedented, Experts Say

by | November 26, 2017
News that the Department of Justice has threatened to sue Harvard University if it fails to tur [...] Read more

2 Groups Brace for Anticipated New Challenge of Affirmative Action

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 5, 2017
Two organizations are interpreting a U.S. Department of Justice letter as “proof” that the [...] Read more

Discussion of Affirmative Action Impact on Asian American Students Rolls On

by | October 3, 2017
In an Education Writers Association higher ed session Tuesday, key figures debated whether affi [...] Read more

Congressional Leaders Convene Conversation on Campus Climate Issues

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | September 10, 2017
Besieged by a barrage of hate incidents and propaganda efforts by White supremacists, colleges [...] Read more

Lawmakers Press Justice Dept. on Intentions Regarding Higher Ed Inclusion

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 21, 2017
Several Democratic lawmakers are pressing the Trump administration for clarity on the question [...] Read more

Colleges, Universities Plan for Possible Assault on Affirmative Action

by Jamal Eric Watson and Gia Savage | August 6, 2017
The flurry of public denouncements came quick. Some were bold and defiant. Just as the annou [...] Read more

Duke University President: Diversity Forces New View of Problems

by Associated Press |
DURHAM — As questions about the Trump administration’s direction on race and college admiss [...] Read more

Experts: Intimidation at Heart Department of Justice Plan

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 2, 2017
The U.S. Department of Justice’s recently revealed plan to investigate and sue colleges that [...] Read more

Report: Justice Department Plans to Investigate Colleges’ Affirmative Action Admission Policies

by Diverse Staff | August 1, 2017
The Trump administration plans to have the U.S. Department of Justice’s civil rights division [...] Read more