RECENT PRESENTATIONS

2008
 

The Sophomore Symposium: Immigration in the 21st Century - lecture by Marta Tienda - Presented at Stanford University, November 6, 2008

 

Voz Latina: Symposium on Latinos in America - presentation by Marta Tienda - Presented at Princeton University, October 11, 2008

 

"Diversity and its Discontents: Lessons from Higher Education" by Marta Tienda - Presented at Minnesota Population Center, May 5, 2008

 

"High School Peer Networks and College Success: Lessons from Texas" by Jason Fletcher and Marta Tienda - Presented at NBER Higher Education Working Group Meeting, May 1, 2008 and at SOLE Annual Meeting, May 10, 2008.

 

"Race Neutral College Admissions: Lessons from the Texas Percent Plan." Panel at AERA Annual Meeting, April 2008. The papers presented were:

  • "Missing in Application: The Texas Top 10% Law and Campus Socioeconomic Diversity" by Dawn  Koffman and Marta Tienda

  • "Changes in Texas Universities' Applicant Pools after the Hopwood Decision" by Mark Long and Marta Tienda

  •  "Top 10% Law and Minority Student Academic Performance: Lessons from UT-Austin" by Sunny X. Niu and Marta Tienda

  • "Race and Ethnic Differences in College Achievement: Does High School Attended Matter?" by Jason Fletcher and Marta Tienda

  • Discussant: Thurston Domina

 

 2007

 

"Winners and Losers: Changes in Texas University Admissions post-Hopwood" by Mark C. Long and Marta Tienda - Presented at APPAM Symposium, November 2007; Equal Opportunity in Higher Education Symposium; and AERA Annual Meeting April 2007

"College Choice and the Texas Top 10% Law: A Regression Discontinuity Approach" by Sunny X. Niu and Marta Tienda - Presented at PAA Annual Meeting, April 2007.


 

 

 

 

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