U. of Cincinnati battles lack of diversity in wake of dean's resignation

Thursday, December 5, 2013

University of Cincinnati students who are angry at the lack of diversity on campus won’t get an argument from the school’s top diversity official.

Interim Chief Diversity Officer
 Bleuzette Marshall shares in their frustration at the low numbers of African American and other minority students that attend and graduate from UC, as well as the number of minority faculty and administrators.

UC announced on Dec. 3 it was pledging an additional $440,000 annually beginning in fall 2014 for three scholarship programs plus a one-time $200,000 infusion into its Turner Scholars program.

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