Discussion 1

“Affirmative Action and the Law” Please respond to the following:

·         Analyze the Bakke and the University of Michigan rulings and discuss two implications these court rulings have on you as the personnel manager of your agency.


Discussion 2

“Ethics Management and Training” Please respond to the following:

·         Analyze the topics discussed in Chapter 17 and provide two (2) strengths and two (2) weaknesses of diversity training during new employee orientation. Provide examples to support your answer.


Chapter 17 topics


Riccucci, Norma M. Public Personnel Management: Current Concerns, Future Problems, 5th Edition. Pearson Learning Solutions, 02/2011. VitalSource Bookshelf Online.