Spotlight: Regents pledge diversity action
After a candid and passionate discussion of recent racial incidents at University of California campuses, UC Regents, at their March 24 meeting, pledged to take responsibility for stamping out intolerance.
They also voiced support for strategies to increase diversity throughout the UC system, including a drive to raise more scholarship donations for underrepresented minorities and a review of admission processes to expand the use of holistic review of applicants.
UC President Mark Yudof and regents said they were committed to putting recommendations into action over the next few months. Read the full story.