Unformatted text preview: were 19 stories in the feature section. Of the 53 stories, ten of them focused on an ethnic group or issues related to an ethnic group. 18.87 percent of the stories in the Lariat focused on ethnic groups. 22 percent of Baylor University is not Caucasian and 30 percent of Waco is not Caucasian. The percentage of stories is closer to the percentage of Baylor than the percentage of Waco. Of the ten stories that focused on ethnic groups, five of them were positive, two were negative, and three were neutral. I believe that there were a fair number of stories about ethnic groups and I also believe that the types of stories represented in the Lariat were adequate as well....
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- Spring '08
- Ethnic group, Waco, ethnic makeup, Baylor University