Sanford: If colleges can consider family legacy in admissions, why not race?

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 03, 2022 3:01 PM CT | Published: November 03, 2022 4:00 AM CT
Otis Sanford
Daily Memphian

Otis Sanford

Otis Sanford holds the Hardin Chair of Excellence in Journalism and Strategic Media at the University of Memphis and is the political analyst and commentator for WATN ABC24 News. Contact him at 901-678-3669 or at o.sanford@memphis.edu. Follow him on Twitter @otissanford.

Diversity in many forms should be a compelling societal interest. And race should be one of several factors used in making hiring decisions.

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