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COURTESY LATINO LEADERSHIP FORUM
After a student-led push, the Main Campus Executive Faculty voted in favor of adding a diversity requirement.

MCEF Votes in Favor of Diversity Requirement

The Main Campus Executive Faculty voted today in favor of adding a diversity requirement to the core curriculum. “The requirement passed with overwhelming support,” MCEF Chair Ian Gale, a professor of economics, wrote in an email to The Hoya. Beginning with the Class of 2020, students from all four schools[Read More…]

COURTESY LATINO LEADERSHIP FORUM
After a student-led push, the Main Campus Executive Faculty will vote on adding a diversity requirement.

MCEF to Vote On Core Change

The Main Campus Executive Faculty will vote today on the addition of a diversity requirement to the core curriculum that would apply to the Class of 2019. The vote follows months of campaigning by the Last Campaign for Academic Reform and the Provost’s Committee for Diversity to add a diversity[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News

The Closing Word

After an eventful year for campus life, student activism proved to be a deciding force in how diversity, freedom of expression and student-administration communication shaped the Georgetown community. Here is the editorial board’s final word on major events of the 2014-2015 academic year. Developing Diversity Students have taken valuable steps[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 3 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
FILE PHOTO: ERICK CASTRO FOR THE HOYA
Demonstrations this past week drew attention to the campaign for the addition of a diversity requirement to the core curriculum.

Diversity Initiative Advances

The Last Campaign for Academic Reform and the Provost’s Committee for Diversity are advocating for a diversity course requirement in the core curriculum of all four undergraduate schools, to be implemented in fall 2015. According to the student-run LCAR’s platform, the two-course “Diversity, Power and Privilege” cross-list requirement would enable[Read More…]

by February 27, 2015 8 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Game Plan

Despite the criticism it has drawn from some observers, the recent proposal to implement a diversity requirement in the undergraduate curriculum is admirable. But before taking any concrete steps, the university must carefully prioritize its goals. The plan outlined by the Academic Working Group of the Diversity Initiative includes the[Read More…]

by April 13, 2010 0 comments Opinion