Protecting the Equality, Dignity, and Diversity of the Individual

Oregonians believe that everyone should be treated equally in higher education admissions and in faculty hiring and promotion decisions. Race or gender-based approaches violate fundamental American values of equality and individual character, discriminate against meritorious candidates, and have pernicious, unintended consequences for those advanced on the basis of their group identities.

Executive Order banning race and gender stereotypes in higher education