In a recent study from National Center for Education Statistics found even after controlling for academic achievement in high school, black and Latino students attend selective institutions at far lower rates and drop out of college more often.
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In one segment of this year's Oscar telecast, host Chris Rock introduced three Asian children who emerged onstage as PricewaterhouseCoopers accountants, invoking a tired stereotype about Asians being good at math.
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In this June 2013 photo provided by National Geographic, diver Susan Bird, working at the bottom of Hoyo Negro, a large dome-shaped underwater cave in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, brushes the Naia skull found at the site.