Admissions

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Telling the Truth About “Holistic” Admissions

Aug 07, 2013 by George Leef |

George Leef weighs in on the recent New York Times article about UC Berkeley's admission procedures.

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Roger Clegg versus the higher ed establishment’s “diversity statement”

Jul 08, 2013 by George Leef |

Attorney Roger Clegg looks at the higer ed establishment's recent statement in the NYT on racial preferences.

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Class No Substitute for Race in Preferences

Jun 24, 2013 |

PRESS RELEASE: The NAS outlines three objections to class-based affirmative action and advocates for fairness and transparency in academic standards.

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The Wrong Way to Admit the Other Half: Why We Oppose Class-Based Affirmative Action

Jun 24, 2013 Peter Wood |

A statement of the National Association of Scholars on class-based preferences in college and university admissions.

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Supreme Court to Hear Proposition 2 Case

Mar 26, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |

The Supreme Court will rule on Michigan's ban on the use of racial preferences in public universities.

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Jennifer Gratz Reflects on the Battle Over Racial Preferences

Oct 17, 2012 by George Leef |

The successful plaintiff in the case against the University of Michigan's undergraduate racial preferences writes about the recently argued Fisher case before the Supreme Court.

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Affirmative Action: Absurdity and Beyond

Jun 14, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |

Academic "diversity" policies just keep on diversifying.

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NAS’s California and Connecticut Affiliates File Amicus Brief in Fisher v.…

Jun 05, 2012 by Ashley Thorne |

The friend-of-the-court brief filed by the California Association of Scholars and the Connecticut Association of Scholars asks the Supreme Court to revisit the "diversity" rationale for racial preferences in college admissions.

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Crumbia U President Discusses Diversity

May 25, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |

This really is a joke, but you might well wonder.

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Should Universities Continue “Affirmative Action” Policies?

Mar 06, 2012 by George Leef, James P. Sterba |

George Leef and James Sterba debate the usefulness of "affirmative action" in contemporary college admissions.

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Fisher Case Generates Wide Press Coverage, Reactions

Feb 22, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |

Press coverage and commentary of the US Supreme Court's decision to accept the case of Fisher v. University of Texas for review.

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SCOTUS Grants Certiorari in UTexas Admissions Case

Feb 21, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |

The Supreme Court grants Certiorari in a major affirmative action case in Texas.

 

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Let’s Be Frank About Anti-Asian Admission Policies

Feb 07, 2012 by John Rosenberg |

John Rosenberg describes the pervasive admissions bias against Asian students at elite schools, along with the comically untenable denials of those who practice them.

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Why the SCOTUS Should Reverse Grutter

Jan 09, 2012 by George Leef, Glenn Ricketts, Roger Clegg |

The 2003 Supreme Court decision in Grutter v Bollinger was severely flawed. Larry Purdy wants it overturned.

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Admissions Preferences

Jan 03, 2012 by George Leef |

California has a concrete diversity ceiling that discriminates against high performing students of Asian origin.

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