NEWS BRIEFS: DEI Curtailment With A “Broad Brushstroke” In Utah Public Higher Ed

FROM INSIDE HIGHER EDUCATION: “Public colleges and universities are required to eliminate any offices, programs or practices that are “discriminatory,” a term that is extensively defined and includes anything that excludes individuals due to their identities. The guidance does not advise colleges to close their cultural centers—spaces on campus dedicated to supporting minority students with specialized resources and opportunities to socialize. Still, many institutions are shuttering their cultural centers anyway, following in the footsteps of universities in states that previously passed DEI bans, such as Florida and Texas.” Read more here. 

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