A second law school, the University of Pennsylvania, has touted Elizabeth Warren as a minority faculty member in an official school publication, according to an online document obtained by the Globe.
The University of Pennsylvania, where Warren taught at the law school
from 1987 through 1995, listed her as a minority in a “Minority Equity
Report” posted on its website. The report, published in 2005, well after
her departure, included her as the winner of a faculty award in 1994.
Her name was highlighted in bold, the designation used for minorities in
A spokesman for the law school did not immediately return a phone message today.
The reference offers another piece of evidence that Warren was
identified as a Native American as part of her professional career.
Warren has said she was unaware that Harvard University, her current
employer, had described her as a Native American when it was under fire
for a lack of diversity on its law school faculty.