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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Racial_diversity_in_United_States_schools

Racial diversity in United States schools is the representation of different racial or ethnic groups in American schools. The institutional practice of slavery, and later segregation, in the United States prevented certain racial groups from entering the school system until midway through the 20th century, when Brown v. Board of  ...

www.usnews.com/best-colleges/rankings/national-universities/campus-ethnic-diversity

College-bound students who believe that studying with people of different racial and ethnic backgrounds is important will want to consider student-body diversity when choosing a school. To identify colleges where students are most likely to encounter undergraduates from racial or ethnic groups different from their own, U.S. ...

www.bestcolleges.com/features/most-diverse-colleges

Diversity has been a favorite buzzword at American colleges for decades, and calls to make it a reality have recently reached a fevered pitch. Across the country , student protesters have demanded that administrators do more to oppose racism and bias. In response, some schools have agreed to drop traditional course ...

www.americanprogress.org/issues/race/news/2012/10/09/41004/10-reasons-why-we-need-diversity-on-college-campuses

Oct 9, 2012 ... Conservatives hope that this case will overturn the Court's 2003 ruling in Grutter v . Bollinger, which allowed schools to use race as one of the many factors in achieving racial diversity in their institutions. Such a ruling, however, would adversely impact students on college campuses and would go against ...

www.bestcollegereviews.org/features/top-ethnically-diverse-colleges

In fact, the college's cultural, racial and ethnic diversity — our pluralism — is one of our distinguishing characteristics. Our student body and our workforce are notably composed of people of color, women, immigrants, older adults and persons with disabilities. Students at the college can trace their ancestry to more than 120 ...

www.forbes.com/sites/schifrin/2015/12/20/diversity-at-top-colleges-heres-the-proof

Dec 20, 2015 ... Diversity protest and demands have swept across college campuses. Are they justified? Here's a rundown of the best colleges by race and ethnicity.

labs.time.com/story/percentage-of-black-college-students-in-u-s-outnumber-professors-nearly-2-to-1

Nov 30, 2015 ... Protests over racism on campus have erupted at colleges nationwide. Students from Massachusetts to Missouri are demanding their schools confront racism of the past by renaming buildings commemorating advocates of slavery and of the present with calls for changes on campus, like university faculty ...

tcf.org/content/commentary/diversity-for-all-the-importance-of-racial-and-socioeconomic-diversity-in-higher-education

Jul 14, 2015 ... Opponents of race-based affirmative action, the plaintiff of this case, Abigail Fisher, included, are once again hopeful that their view of fairness—awarding admission based on “merit,” rather than race—will take precedence over preserving racial diversity in college admissions. In these debates over merit ...

www.collegexpress.com/counselors-and-parents/parents/articles/college-journey/why-diversity-matters-college-admissions

However you and your children self-identify in terms of race or ethnicity, you may wonder how diversity might factor into college admission these days. Well, college counselor and the Quetzal Mama herself, Roxanne Ocampo, is here to debunk some myths while sharing the importance of diversity and cultural authenticity in ...