Heterogeneity and team performance: Evaluating the effect of cultural diversity in the world’s top soccer league
July 23, 2018
Questions regarding the costs and benefits of diversity for organizational performance not only affect the management of teams in sports but also broader debates over immigration, university admissions, and business hiring decisions.
On France's World Cup roster, soccer DNA outranks national origins
July 14, 2018
To the French national motto liberté, égalité, fraternité you can probably go ahead and add diversité, at least as far as its soccer team is concerned.
Ending Honor for Disgraced Scientist
June 30, 2018
After extensive study, Pitt moves to change name of building that houses its public health program -- a name that currently honors the U.S. surgeon general who oversaw the Tuskegee experiment.
What a Professor Can't Say
March 15, 2018
Penn says Amy Wax will no longer teach required first-year courses after another widely criticized set of comments about race -- this time about black law students at the university -- comes to light.
Insensitive or Racist?
September 5, 2017
Study finds that students who deliver microaggressions are also likely to harbor racist attitudes.
Letter from UC President Janet Napolitano on the violence in Charlottesville
August 14, 2017
University of California President Janet Napolitano today (August 14) sent the following letter to the UC community in response to the violence in Charlottesville.
College Diversity Officers Face a Demanding Job and Scarce Resources
August 8, 2017
Seven months ago, Mark Brimhall-Vargas became Brandeis University’s chief diversity officer. He was the first person to hold that job, though he has spent about 20 years doing diversity work in higher education.
Statement of UC President Janet Napolitano on public university admissions
August 4, 2017
University of California President Janet Napolitano today (August 2) issued the following statement on public university admissions, in light of media reports
Report: Justice Department Will Target Affirmative Action
August 2, 2017
Trump administration plans to investigate and sue colleges and universities over admissions practices.
How a job acquires a gender (and less authority if it’s female)
July 27, 2017
“I’m not bossy, I’m the boss.” So proclaims Beyoncé in a video in support of the #banbossy campaign.