Iris Wang

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The Contradictions of Diversity

Whereas the Founders prized unity, 21st-century America has embraced diversity.<p>Diversity is a neutral term, no more positive or negative than its …

Harvard professor describes the problem with colleges trying to become more 'diverse'

The highly anticipated case could have a far-reaching impact on the ability of US universities to consider race in admissions as part of their efforts to create a diverse campus.<p>Indeed, proponents of affirmative action cite diversity as one of its main goals.<p>However, one prominent higher education …

Rhode Island pension fund to push for corporate diversity

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's $7.5 billion pension fund will vote "no" any time a company in which it invests nominates a slate of corporate …

Senate, House at odds on University of Tennessee diversity bill

The Senate on Wednesday voted in favor of an effort to strip state funding from the University of Tennessee’s Office for Diversity and Inclusion, although the House later refused to endorse changes senators made to their version of the bill.<p>Sen. Todd Gardenhire’s bill would divert all state funds …