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What Does Diversity Affect A College Or University?

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Do you know how diversity affects a college or university? Have you ever just wondered how diverse your college was? I have thought about his many times and think that Upike is a very diverse school. Upike is not only a great education provider but also a great example of diversity in central Appalachia because of the way this picture displays the enjoyment and happiness among students of different areas and ideas. Diversity, as defined in the Merriam Webster dictionary, is “The quality or state of having many different forms, types, ideas, etc.” OR “the state of having people who are different races or who have different cultures in a group or organization.” Upike started out as just a local high school facility and has transformed to the leading school in Central Appalachia. I believe this shows that this picture shows how diversity is a main part of Upike and this picture represents Upike because of the presence of diversity. Prior to 1955, there was not a non-white student enrolled and in 1955 the first black student entered the college and was photographed in the yearbook that year. This goes to show how diversity is a big part of diversity because they made a point to show that student in the Yearbook. The picture shows a white and an African American student shaking hands and laughing. This goes to show that Upike brings more than just education to students. This picture shows my suite mates, Justin Casey and Curtis Brown, having a good time. Curtis nor Justin had
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