Proposition 209, one of the measures on the November ballot, aims to end affirmative action.
Affirmative action is the federal, state and local governmental programs that have the purpose of expanding the opportunities of various groups, women, racial and ethnic minority groups.
The proposition would eliminate these programs in the area of public employment, education and contracting.
When asked, “What is your stand on Prop 209, and affirmative action?” members of the University expressed their feeling toward the initiative, and the issue.
As she finished her workout with squats, pull, clean and jerk, and snatch, Hailey McCann sat on the floor, deciding if she wanted to go to In-N-Out for a burger with animal fries or to Little Caeser’s for a deep dish pizza.
University President Devorah Lieberman and Provost Jonathan Reed presented a draft of a resolution on Oct. 26 to students and faculty listing the actions they plan to take in the coming weeks and months to improve the treatment of minority groups on campus.
The Mission Tiki Drive-In Theatre could be showing some of its final films this year. Although nothing has been approved yet, the city of Montclair has been dealing with a proposal to tear the theater down to make space for several warehouses.