After Affirmative Action Bans, Enrollment of Minority Students at Public Universities Hasn’t Kept Pace with Demographic Trends

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 7, 2020—In states that have banned affirmative action, the share of underrepresented minorities among students admitted to and enrolling in public universities has steadily lost ground relative to changing demographic trends among those states’ high school graduates, according to new research. The study, by Mark Long at the University of Washington and Nicole […]