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Supreme Court strikes down affirmative action in college admissions; Maryland education leaders, students react

June 30, 2023
The front façade of the Supreme Court of the United States in Washington, DC.

The Supreme Court struck down affirmative action in college admissions Thursday, declaring race cannot be a factor and sparking strong reactions from many colleges, education leaders, politicians and students. The court’s conservative majority overturned admissions plans at Harvard and the University of North Carolina, the nation’s oldest private and public colleges, respectively.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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