TITLE

'Bama Bias

AUTHOR(S)
Oguntoyinbo, Lekan
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;2/14/2013, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the status of the University of Alabama 50 years after integration. The university is said to have come a long way since the 1963 controversy when then governor George Wallace tried to prevent two African American students from registering. As of 2013, the university has around six percent of its faculty comprise of African American tenured members, while around 12 percent of its student population is accounted for by African Americans.
ACCESSION #
85515995

 

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