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Defending UT Austin's admission standards?
Pricey
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"Texas Affirmative Action Ban: Study Finds Hispanics Are More Underrepresented In Texas Universities Huffington Post, April 12, 2012.

"Latino College Completion: Texas" Education, June 22, 2011.

"Federal judge upholds UT's consideration of race in admissions"

"Texas Limits 10% Admissions." Inside Higher Education, June 1, 2009.

"Dialogue and Conversation on Latinos in Higher Education: Tomás Rivera Lecture - Hispanicity and Educational Equality" Hispanic Outlook, May 18, 2009

"10% Admissions -- The Full Impact."  Inside Higher Education, April 6, 2009.

"Top 10 Percent Change Must Not Punish Minority Students" The Dallas Morning News, March 14, 2009

"One Thing I Know: Diversifying the College Campus" by Marta Tienda. Published in Contexts Magazine, Fall 2008, pg 76.

"Missing in Application: The Texas Top 10% Law and Campus Socioeconomic Diversity" cited on DiversityWeb Diversity and Democracy newsletter, vol. 11, no. 3, Fall 2008

"Cool People You Should Know: Marta Tienda." Education Week (on eduwonkette blog), July 18, 2008

"New Twists Mark the Debate Over Texas' Top 10-Percent Plan"The Chronicle of Higher Education, June 6, 2008

"New Study on College-Going Rates Gives Mom Something Else to Worry About" The Chronicle of Higher Education, May 8, 2008

"Researchers Accuse Selective Colleges of Giving Admissions Tests Too Much Weight"The Chronicle of Higher Education, May 2, 2008

"Major Shifts in College Admissions Policies in Texas had Unforeseen Consequences" The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 27, 2008

"Top 10 percent may hurt minorities, report says" The Daily Texan, February 24, 2005 View PDF

"Two studies analyze Texas admission systems written" The American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers, February 23, 2005 View PDF

"The idea of college must be cultivated" The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, July 4, 2004 View PDF

"Texas A&M: Texas Legislature meets to discuss future of Top-10 Plan" The Battalion, June 29, 2004 View PDF

"Expert has idea for top 10%: State could select college to which grad is admitted" The Houston Chronicle, June 25, 2004 View PDF

"Texas system could choose campus, Professor suggests" The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, June 25, 2004 View PDF

"Cap on top 10% rule urged at UT, A&M" The San Antonio Express-News, June 25, 2004 View PDF

"Researcher argues to rescind students' campus choice" The Associated Press, June 24, 2004 View PDF

"State could select college to which grad is admitted" The Associated Press, June 24, 2004 View PDF

"Reality Check: Texas Top 10 percent plan" Hispanic Outlook, May 3, 2004 View PDF

"An Interview with Marta Tienda" The Carnegie Reporter, Spring, 2004 View PDF

"Top 10% plan has improved diversity at top Texas college" The El Paso Times, January 23, 2004 View PDF

"Longhorns of the lower 90" The Houston Chronicle, January 21, 2004 View PDF

"Study: Top 10 law not curbing college choices" WOAI.com, January 20, 2004 View PDF

"Study: Top students not hurt by admissions law" Published in The Dallas Morning News, January 20, 2004 View PDF

"Study: Top 10 law not curbing college choices" The Denton Record-Chronicle, January 20, 2004 View PDF

"10% rule not hindering good students" The San Antonio Express News, January 20, 2004 View PDF

"Study, 'Top 10 Rule' working, but slowly" KVUE News, January 20, 2004 View PDF

"Study: Top 10 Law not curbing college choices" The Houston Chronicle, January 20, 2004 View PDF

"Study: 10 Percent law isn't doing enough for diversity" The Austin-American Statesman, October 24, 2003 View PDF

"A moment with Marta Tienda" Princeton Alumni Weekly, March 12, 2003 View PDF

"Sociology Professor finds 10 Percent Plan Flawed" The Daily Princetonian, February 4, 2003 View PDF

"Study: Texas '10 Percent Plan' Fails to Sustain Diversity" Princeton Weekly Bulletin, February 3, 2003 Col 92, No. 14 View PDF

"Closing the Gap?: Admissions and enrollments at the Texas Public Flagships" Policy Brief, Woodrow Wilson School, January 27, 2003 View PDF

"Texas Admissions plan has not increased diversity at flagship Campuses" The Chronicle of Higher Education, January 24, 2003 View PDF

"Study: Texas '10 Percent Plan," Fails to Sustain Diversity at Flagship University" News from Princeton University January 23, 2003 View PDF

"Ten Percent in Texas" The Ford Foundation Report, Fall 2002 View PDF

"Affirmative Action Alternative put to the test in Texas" Population Today, Volume 30, Number 5, July 2002 View PDF


 

 

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