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    • The Compelling Need for Diversity in Higher Education 

      Michigan Journal of Race & Law (Michigan Journal of Race and Law, 1999)
      In the controversial 1996 case of Hopwood v. State of Texas, the Fifth Circuit defied the Supreme Court's opinion in Bakke v. Regents of the University of California, by ruling that institutions of higher education do not ...
    • Fair and Facially Neutral Higher Educational Admissions Through Disparate Impact Analysis 

      Perez, Michael G. (Michigan Journal of Race and Law, 2004)
      Using Title VII disparate impact jurisprudence as a point of departure, this article argues that higher education admissions policies should be subjected to disparate impact scrutiny, and proposes a feasible and effective ...
    • Identifying with More Than One Ethnic and/or Racial Group 

      Rawls, Anita; Zhang, Xiuyuan; Hendrickson, Amy (College Board, 2016-01-01)
      The classification of test-takers into ethnic and racial groups ensures individuals and groups, identified in Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the 14th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States ...
    • Locked in Inequality: The Persistence of Discrimination 

      Roithmayr, Daria (Michigan Journal of Race and Law, 2003)
      In this Article, the author argues that the practice of charging school fees to attend public school is an example of locked-in discrimination that persists over time, even in the absence of intentional discrimination. ...
    • Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education: A Status Report 

      Espinosa, Lorelle L.; Turk, Jonathan M.; Taylor, Morgan; Chessman, Hollie M (American Council on Education; The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, 2019)
      The racial and ethnic makeup of the United States has changed substantially since the country’s founding, with dramatic changes occurring in just the last 20 years. It is well known that the over 50 percent of students ...
    • "Reverse Discrimination" and Higher Education Faculty 

      Hughes, Joyce A. (Michigan Journal of Race and Law, 1998)
      In this article, the author critiques the use of "reverse discrimination" claims by White plaintiffs to challenge the hiring of Blacks in institutions of higher education. The author argues that "reverse discrimination" ...