Tennessee colleges http://wkms.org en Tennessee Universities Defend Diversity Programs http://wkms.org/post/tennessee-universities-defend-diversity-programs <p></p><p>College presidents in Tennessee are defending their programs meant to diversify their student bodies. They worry about an effort to outlaw any preferences on the basis of race or gender.</p><p>Universities are already barred by federal law from giving minorities a leg up in the admittance or hiring process. But there are efforts to attract certain under-represented groups. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 12:11:55 +0000 Blake Farmer (Nashville Public Radio) 28050 at http://wkms.org Tennessee Universities Defend Diversity Programs