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Unformatted text preview: might be seeing next year, I saw that 22% of the student body was Asian. That was an interesting fact that certainly caught my eye, but it was something I looked passed. A couple of days later, my friend who now attends the University of Pennsylvania, was talking to me about colleges of his choice and said that the UPenn contained 18% Asians in its student body. Two of the best universities in the country had a high percentage of Asian students attending. This is no coincidence. Since the rise of the Asian American minority, they have acquired an extremely large amount of success in this country. The median income of Asian Americans has now increased so much so that it has surpassed the median income of Whites. It is amazing to see how much perseverance that Asian Americans have had and how much success it has brought them....
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This homework help was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course SOCIO 230.101 taught by Professor Bennett during the Fall '08 term at Johns Hopkins.
- Fall '08