February 20, 2015
Major and Classification
Gary D. Painter, Ph.D.
Policy, Planning, and Development
“Legacy Policy from 1991 to 2005: A Case Study of the University of Southern California and its Effects on Academic Caliber and Diversity of Student Population”
In light of the split verdict delivered in the Michigan Affirmative action case, various critics of the Supreme Court’s decision and advocates of affirmative action have led a public outcry against the use of legacy policies.