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Amicus Brief to the U.S. Supreme Court: Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action

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Amicus Brief to the U.S. Supreme Court: Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action

August 30, 2013

Amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in the case Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, urging justices to strike down the state of Michigan’s ban on the consideration of race and ethnicity in admissions decisions. The court will hear the case in fall 2013.

Along with ACE, associations signing the brief include:

  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
  • American Anthropological Association
  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • American Association of Community Colleges
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  • American Association of University Professors
  • American College Personnel Association
  • American Dental Education Association
  • American Indian Higher Education Consortium
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • APPA
  • Association of American Colleges and Universities
  • Association of American Medical Colleges
  • Association of American Universities
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Community College Trustees
  • Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
  • Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Public and Land Grant Universities
  • Association of Research Libraries
  • Association of Schools of Allied Health Profession
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
  • College and University Professional Association for Human Resources
  • The College Board
  • The Common Application
  • Council for Christian Colleges and Universities
  • Council for Opportunity in Education
  • Council of Graduate Schools
  • Council of IndependentColleges
  • Educational Testing Service
  • EDUCAUSE
  • Group for the Advancement of Doctoral Education in Social Work
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering, Inc.
  • National Association for College Admission Counseling
  • National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education
  • National Association of College and University Business Officers
  • National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education
  • National Association of Hispanic-Serving Health Professions Schools
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
  • Commission on Colleges Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
  • Thurgood Marshall College Fund

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