May 23, 2016 by NAS |
NAS president Peter Wood and Harvard law professor Randall Kennedy debate affirmative action at an event sponsored by the University Union at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Jan 11, 2016 by Glenn Ricketts |
NAS joins a petition asking the Supreme Court to accept a case that could have major implications for race-based hiring policies.
Dec 22, 2015 by Ashley Thorne |
The National Association of Scholars remembers who stood out this year in higher education.
Dec 18, 2015 by George Leef |
UCLA law professor Rick Sander writes about the importance of "mismatch" due to racial preferences.
Dec 15, 2015 by Glenn Ricketts |
Jonathan Bean isn't expecting a great deal to change if the Supreme Court holds the University of Texas to "strict scrutiny."
Nov 30, 2015 by Peter Wood |
A quick summary of Fisher v. University of Texas.
Oct 22, 2015 by Gail Heriot |
NAS board member Gail Heriot asks Congress to keep educational accreditors from forcing racial preferences on colleges and universities.
Sep 19, 2015 by Glenn Ricketts |
We join once again with the Pacific Legal Foundation in opposing race-based admissions policies.
Jun 30, 2015 by Glenn Ricketts |
The Supreme Court has an opportunity to revisit an affirmative action case - and hopefully end race-based admissions policies.
May 15, 2015 by Joshua P. Thompson, Roger Clegg |
Roger Clegg argues that the Supreme Court should again review the Fisher v. University of Texas case.
Apr 07, 2015 by Dan Kemp |
Emerging “whiteness” courses are often connected to political purposes.
Mar 16, 2015 NAS |
The NAS joined a petition to the Supreme Court to re-hear Fisher v. University of Texas, the case that challenges racial preferences in public university admissions.
May 05, 2014 by George W. Dent |
Sonia Sotomayor's impassioned dissent in Schuette v. BAMN seems to contradict views she expressed in her memoir, My Beloved Land.
Apr 30, 2014 by George Leef |
"It is no longer the case that Jim Crow–advantaged whites are being displaced by just-liberated African-Americans. Indeed, it is more and more the case that preferences are used to give an advantage to Latinos over Asian Americans."
Apr 22, 2014 NAS |
PRESS RELEASE: NAS praises the Court's decision to sustain a measure against racial discrimination in college admissions.