Bake sale broaches admission standards

November 3, 2003

By Dalia Naamani-Goldman at The Daily Northwestern

Affirmative action event shut down; probes to see if groups violated policies

The discount didn't last long for minority students Friday. After making $31 in 2 1/2 hours, an affirmative action bake sale was shut down by a university administrator when she realized the event was not just a moneymaking endeavor.

The bake sale, advertised as sponsored by the College Republicans and the Objectivist Club, was one of several sales that have been broken up by university administrators at campuses across the country such as Southern Methodist University in Texas and at the University of California at Los Angeles...

Schools: Northwestern University