American University charges $242 million or $18,616 per student for its mandatory diversity "inclusion" program excluding white males
Diversity has a cost.
At American University (AU) in the District of Columbia, its President Sylvia Mathews Burwell said her school’s first “step in the journey” is:
$60 million this year
$61 million next year and
“undetermined” for years 2021, 2022, and 2023.
American University’s endowment is $642 million, according to its Treasurer and V.P. Douglas Kudravetz, CFP.
Taxpayers are also paying for it through various scholarship programs.
The links to American University diversity plan “Inclusion Excellence” plan are here:
President Barack Obama and Sylvia Mathews Burwell
Before becoming President of American University, Burwell was Secretary of Health and Human Services. She was in charge of implementing Obamacare.
Before that, Burwell was Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under President Barack Obama in 2013-2014.
Burwell began working for President Bill Clinton in 1992 as a Special Assistant under her maiden name “Mathews”.
For picking up garbage in the suicide/murder case of Vince Foster, President Burwell went from aide to Chief of Staff of the U.S. Treasury for President Bill Clinton in 1993.
Burwell has a Bachelor’s degree. She has no experience working for a university. She is American University’s first woman president.
For more details on Burwell’s work for Presidents Clinton and Obama, please link here:
Updated Oct. 6th
Student government at American University will vote later this month to reverse an increase in their student fee of $11.50 per semester.
Students start voting Oct. 22 at 12 p.m. It lasts two days. Vote is done on computer.
Updated Oct. 19th
American University said 25 persons attending a workshop and 500 web hits shows the program’s progress. (paragraph five below)