To Get More Graduates, a College Pulls Students Out of Their Comfort Zone

Darren Hauck for The Chronicle

Brianna Glossett joined a Mount Mary College program that seeks to prepare students for the workplace by discussing diversity.
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George Ann Casper, a corporate diversity trainer, recently told a roomful of students one of her favorite stories. She never tires of repeating it because of its potent message.

Years ago, Ms. Casper, who is black, and a white friend entered an...

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