ERIC Number: ED171178
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-May
Reference Count: N/A
Post-Bakke Policy Conferences of Administrators of High-Demand Academic Programs. Reports of Eleven Conferences Held September 1978-February 1979.
American Council on Education, Washington, DC.
Information on eleven conferences focusing on post-Bakke policy and sponsored by the American Council on Education for administrators of high-demand programs is presented. An introductory report by Todd Furniss ("Professional Education After Bakke") discusses the rationale for the conferences and examines some of the implications for post-Bakke policy. Conference schedules, participants, materials, and summary reports are included for conferences held at Harvard University, University of Michigan, California Institute of Technology, University of North Carolina, Wellesley College, and Northwestern University. The conferences were held between September 1978 and February 1979 throughout the country and emphasized affirmative action in graduate programs in law, education, business, veterinary medicine, dentistry, and medicine. One conference was held on undergraduate programs. Five papers that were specially prepared for the conference are included. These are: "Bakke and Graduate Schools of Business" (Robert M. O'Neil); "Bakke: The Impact on Fellowships" (Robert M. O'Neil); "What Can and Is to Be Done: After Bakke" (Lubosh G. Hale); "The Bakke Decision: The Legal Ramifications" (S. B. Burbank); and "The Black Exclusion of Veterinary Medicine" (G. Gurney). (BH)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Administrative Policy, Admission Criteria, Admission (School), Affirmative Action, Business Education, Conference Reports, Conferences, Dental Schools, Educational Discrimination, Equal Education, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Law Schools, Legal Responsibility, Medical Schools, Minority Groups, Opinions, Policy Formation, Professional Education, Racial Discrimination, Reverse Discrimination, Selective Admission, Sex Discrimination, Undergraduate Study, Veterinary Medicine
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: American Council on Education, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Bakke v Regents of University of California