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Legacies make up a sixth of Penn undergraduates. Experts disagree whether this needs to change.

(08/31/17 2:47am)

Less than a week after the Trump administration announced that it plans to investigate claims of affirmative action discriminating against Asian-American applicants, a former Princeton University admissions officer called attention to another form of "affirmative action" — legacy admissions. 

Penn maintains its 'strong commitment to diversity' despite Trump's attack against affirmative action

(08/22/17 8:19pm)

Despite the recent announcement from the Trump administration suggesting that affirmative action in college admissions may be discriminatory against white and Asian applicants, Penn's administration remains steadfast in its "strong commitment to diversity," University spokesperson Stephen MacCarthy said.