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Affirmative action in university admissions

Diverse approaches to affirmative action in university admissions will be discussed May 16 at two panels organized by the Program in Ethics in Society and the Stanford Center on Ethics. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held in Room 426 of Building 460, facing the Oval.

Panel One, from 9:30 a.m. to noon, will be moderated by Debra Satz, associate professor of philosophy and director of the Program in Ethics in Society. Speakers will include Anthony Lising Antonio, assistant professor of education at Stanford; Elizabeth Anderson, professor of philosophy at the University of Michigan; and John Skrentny, professor of sociology at the University of California-San Diego.

Panel Two, from 2 to 4:30 p.m., will include presentations by Pamela Karlan, professor of law at Stanford; Glenn Loury, professor of economics and director of the Institute on Race and Social Division at Harvard; and Richard Kahlenberg, a senior fellow at the Century Foundation. Stanford law Professor Deborah Rhode will moderate the panel.

For more information, contact Nicole Sanchez at or (650)723-0855.



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