ERIC Number: ED157493
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Higher Education Equity: The Crisis of Appearance Versus Reality. First Annual Report, 1977.
National Advisory Committee on Black Higher Education and Black Colleges and Universities (DHEW), Washington, DC.
The report describes the background, functions, and activities of the National Advisory Committee on Black Higher Education and Black Colleges and Universities during 1977. It also gives a statistical overview of blacks in American higher education, and proposes a plan of action to attain goals of access (increasing participation), opportunities for success (quality improvements), institutional diversity, national program system supports, and a 25-year plan. Appendixes give a list of advisory board members, with addresses; the committee charter; a letter to the Secretary of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare regarding the Alan Bakke case; a letter to the commissioner regarding staff and budget needs for the advisory committee, and a list of historically and predominantly black colleges. (MSE)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Advisory Committees, Affirmative Action, Annual Reports, Black Colleges, Black Education, Black Students, Educational Planning, Educational Quality, Equal Education, Federal Government, Futures (of Society), Government Role, Government School Relationship, Higher Education, Minority Groups, Statistical Data
National Advisory Committee on Black Higher Education, Office of Education, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, D.C. 20202.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Advisory Committee on Black Higher Education and Black Colleges and Universities (DHEW), Washington, DC.