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Affirming Diversity

The Supreme Court agreed last month to hear a case on affirmative action, and many speculate that the conservative-leaning Court may overturn a previous decision allowing the use of race as a factor in college admissions. As much as the buzzword “diversity” is used around college campuses, we often take[Read More…]

by March 1, 2012 0 comments Opinion

Faculty Hiring Process Lacks Uniformity

As the admissions cycle heats up, high school seniors aren’t the only ones vying for sought-after spots at universities like Georgetown. Often, the procedure for selecting their next instructors can be just as complex. While some universities have turned to the national ranking of an applicant’s alma mater when hiring[Read More…]

by October 19, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News