Academic Admission Wars: Diversity, Quotas, Merit and How New Majority Communities Can Stand Together
Getting into elite universities has become a new battlefield, as white applicants sue institutions that they say are discriminating against a majority group, while some Asian students say they are denied entry due to quotas for other minority groups that have been historically under-represented. How can the New Majority exert an influence in this incendiary situation, and what should educational institutions do to ensure fairness and a balance of communities on their campuses?
Moderator: Dario Cortes, Berkeley College
Karthick Ramakrishnan, University of California, Riverside
OiYan Poon, Colorado State University
Nadirah Foley, Harvard University
Angela Romans, Say Yes to Education