Both my sister and brother went to graduate school at the University of Michigan. They intently followed arguments this week before the Supreme Court concerning their alma mater's race-conscious admissions practices.
Both of my siblings believe that universities ought to seek as diverse a student population as possible. But they agree that admissions standards ought not to be sacrificed on the altar of diversity. They recognize that when a university admits unqualified minorities, while passing over qualified whites, all minority enrollees