Racial groups

If There's a Will

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If departments want black science, math and engineering students to become faculty members, they should have mentors who want close relationships with them, according to a recent study from the University of California at Berkeley.

New Arguments on Affirmative Action

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Are Asian college applicants systematically discriminated against? Are law schools to blame for unhappy black lawyers?

Fun With Google and Diversity

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After scholars' group uses search engine to portray colleges as politically correct, others produce interesting results of their own.

Dueling Over Diversity

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Tensions boil at New Mexico Highlands U. over president's actions on tenure decisions for Latino and white professors.

An End to Picking One Box

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After years of study, Education Department issues plan for colleges to report racial and ethnic data without forcing students to choose one category.

Chicago Bolsters Minority Numbers

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After years of ebbing black enrollment, university's freshman class hits record high -- and 2nd-highest total ever for Hispanic students.

Next Generation Diversity

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Williams College rethinks how students should learn about different groups and cultures -- seeking a different kind of requirement.

Racism Rears Its Head

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A wave of race-related incidents on college campuses begs the question: Is it always about hate?

Backlash Over Student Group's Demands

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Whether it's a testament to the organizing muscle of Facebook or the intense feelings about race issues at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, upwards of 650 people have signed an online petition reprimanding a group of black students for making what signatories say are unreasonable demands of the university's administration.

In Search of Skeletons

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In wake of Brown report on slavery, other colleges feel the pressure to shed light on the sorry sides of their pasts.

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