In recent months the media have closely followed the issues of student housing at Berkeley, highlighting the tensions that frequently arise between university campuses and those living around them. Eddie R. Cole explores the racialized history of campus expansion and community conflict, and the role that university leadership has played—for better and worse—in the battle for racial equity on campus.
About the Author
Eddie R. Cole is associate professor of higher education and organizational change at the University of California, Los Angeles. Twitter @EddieRCole