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‘Fisher’ in Context: Making Sense of the Decision

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The Supreme Court’s latest ruling in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin put an end to one of the most closely watched legal fights in higher education. The court upheld the Austin campus’s race-conscious admissions policy, but said that the university has an “ongoing obligation to engage in constant deliberation and continued reflection regarding its admissions policies.”

So there’s still much to say about the future of race in admissions. Here, from The Chronicle‘s archives, is a collection of articles that puts Fisher in a broader campus context.