November 27, 2017
As a university committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, NYU must reaffirm its commitment to Affirmative-Action.Read more »
By Sierra Jackson, News Editor
September 4, 2017
Recent debates about Affirmative Action may have caused you to question NYU's admission policies.Read more »
By Andrew Heying, Opinion Editor
August 28, 2017
Filed under Opinion
Affirmative Action should continue to exist, but it needs some changes.Read more »
By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
April 17, 2017
NYU's Human Resources department is federally mandated to guess the race and ethnicity of employees who don't self-report that information.Read more »
By Brooke Jensen, Contributing Writer
February 3, 2016
In the NYU Review and Debates's inaugural debate, professors and students contend the polarizing topic of affirmative action based on students' economic backgrounds.Read more »
July 22, 2013
Filed under News
In light of the Supreme Court decision in late June to send the affirmative action case brought by the University of Texas back to the lower courts, NYU said that it will continue to take race into consideration when shaping the next student body as the university awaits the effects of the ruling. A 7-1 ...
April 22, 2013
Filed under News
The legality of affirmative action is being questioned once again as another affirmative action case heads to the Supreme Court. Inside Higher Ed reported last month that the Supreme Court had taken on a case regarding affirmative action. The justices discussed whether Michigan residents had th...
October 11, 2012
For the first time since 2003, the U.S. Supreme Court is hearing arguments on affirmative action. Abigail Fisher, a white woman who was denied admission to the University of Texas at Austin, sued the university because she says its affirmative action program is discriminatory and unfair. The University...