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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.greatvaluecolleges.net/lists/5-advantages-to-diversity-on-college-campuses

In the last few decades, there's been a dramatic shift in the makeup of campus populations in terms of race, gender, gender identification, religion and other factors. Diversity on college campuses enriches the experience in various ways. For many students, the non-homogenous composition of the university population ...

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

Presidential Medal of Freedom award winner, author, and poet Maya Angelou said, “It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty, and there is strength.” It is true, there is strength in diversity. Students educated in racially and ethnically diverse settings perform better academically and ...

www.collegexpress.com/interests/multicultural/blog/more-just-racial-diversity

I'll admit it—when I first went on campus tours and began my research on different colleges, I automatically assumed that when a school mentioned “ diversity,” they meant racial diversity on campus. Being in college has made me realize that diversity doesn't just mean race or ethnicity—it applies to a number of categories a ...

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.

www.css.edu/the-sentinel-blog/what-does-diversity-in-college-actually-mean.html

Aug 29, 2016 ... While some may argue otherwise, there are proven ways — supported by ample research — that a diverse college campus benefits its students. America's population is now more diverse than ever — in fact, by 2050, it is predicted that our nation will have no clear racial or ethnic majority. People of color ...