Excluding American Indian Schools
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Question 1: Excluding American Indian schools, find a college or university not identified in this chapter that is known for the diversity of its students. What are the demographic characteristics of the student body (e.g., race, ethnicity, sex, and age)? What are the characteristics of the school (e.g., size of the student body, location, and any other relevant factors)?
Question 2: The gap between the earnings of younger women and younger men is considerably smaller than the gap between the earnings of older women and older men. Question: Why is the gap becoming smaller?
Question 3: Since 1975, labor force participation of U.S. women with children under age 18 has increased from 47% to 71%. Nearly 76% of single women with children participate in the labor force. Question: What factors are affecting this increased participation?
Question 4: Why do you think the organizations that are more inclusive outperform competitors?
Ted Talk Question: As it relates to diversity, what demographic is the speaker referring to in her talk and what is the motivation for companies to increase this type of diversity? What strategies does she present to increase organizational success?