Taking Post-Black Too Far?

A Duke professor argues that white colleges need to drop 'black student' recruitment weekends that specifically target black high school students. "The effect of minority recruitment weekends renders all of these events as segregated as church on a Sunday morning," Prof. Karla Holloway writes.  A good idea?  

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A Duke University professor argues that white colleges need to drop 'black student' recruitment weekends that specifically target black high school students. "The effect of minority recruitment weekends renders all of these events as segregated as church on a Sunday morning," Prof. Karla Holloway writes. "When we invite students to campus in effectively segregated groupings, it is not unreasonable to infer that we anticipate race will be a primary mediator of their campus interactions." First Black History Month? Now black college weekends? By the time Obama leaves the White House, black people will have nothing left!

 

 

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