ERIC Number: EJ649922
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Schools for Scandal.
American Outlook, v5 n2 p49-52 Spr 2002
Suggests that over-emphasis on race and gender are dragging down standards at U.S. colleges and universities and taking minority students with them, noting that academically unchallenging classes harm African American students. Describes how one college professor emailed such an opinion to a student, who passed it on to others and created great controversy over the alleged racist remarks. (SM)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Gender Issues, Higher Education, Institutional Role, Minority Groups, Racial Discrimination, Racial Relations
Hudson Institute, P.O. Box 26-919, Indianapolis, IN 46226 ($19.95, subcriptions). E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://ao.hudson.org/index.cfm.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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