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The University of Missouri has new administrators, new policies and, leaders say, a new attitude after concerns over the racial climate in Columbia exploded in 2015. But challenges loom, and some are far from convinced enough has changed.

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May 30, 2012

Asian-American groups urge Supreme Court to bar race-conscious admissions, renewing debate over the impact of such policies.

May 29, 2012

New study -- in challenge to a 2007 finding -- says black graduates of historically black colleges fare better in their careers than do those who earn degrees from other institutions.

 

May 4, 2012

Nondiscrimination policies like Vanderbilt University's that define who can lead student groups are evidence less of a campus "war on God" than of the tyranny of "inclusion," writes Louis Betty.

April 10, 2012

The longer students are in college, the less likely they are to be interested in promoting understanding across lines of race and ethnicity, study finds.

April 2, 2012

North Carolina colleges have emerged as centers of dissent as the state debates a constitutional ban on same-sex marriages and unions.

March 28, 2012

U. of Texas at Austin student paper faces viral backlash over cartoon on Trayvon Martin.

February 3, 2012

A gathering of presidents from more conservative Christian colleges discusses what to do about controversies surrounding gay and lesbian students.

January 16, 2012

At Elmhurst College, most applicants are answering an optional question about sexual orientation.

December 12, 2011

Federal appeals court rejects suit by woman kicked out of medical school, and backs college groups on issues related to bias claims.

December 6, 2011

Girls of most racial groups are outpacing their brothers in attaining college degrees by almost 15 percent, a University of Michigan study shows.

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