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Statement on Supreme Court Decision Regarding Affirmative Action

June 23, 2016

A message from Steven Knapp, president of the George Washington University:

Justice Kennedy"s eloquent decision recognizes the profound contribution of diversity to educational excellence and powerfully vindicates the freedom of universities to pursue their missions in ways that will best prepare their students for rich and productive lives.