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Pacific Islanders: a misclassified people

Imagine that you\’re a parent, teacher, or counselor who helped a promising student apply for financial aid. She\’s an underrepresented minority, so you encouraged her to apply to several scholarships for minority students. A few weeks later, she receives a wave of responses from them, all saying the same thing: She\’s not eligible to apply. […] … learn more→