Fisher v. University of Texas: a discussion with Professors Forbath, Steiker, and Torres, October 24, 2012

Join us for a discussion of Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin featuring Professors William E. Forbath, Jordan M. Steiker, and Gerald Torres on October 24, 2012, at 2 p.m. in the Sheffield Room (TNH 2.111) This event is free and all are invited.

Earlier this month the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin. At issue is whether the Court’s decisions interpreting the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment, including Grutter v. Bollinger, permit the University of Texas at Austin’s use of race in undergraduate admissions decisions. Come learn about the oral arguments, the case, and its possible implications.