Tuesday, June 24, 2003
NY Times: Former Westporter Seppy Basili Comments on Affirmative Action Ruling
Todays New York Times devotes multiple stories to the Supreme Court ruling preserving affirmative action in university admissions and among those quoted reacting is former Westporter Seppy Basili.
Basili, a lawyer for Kaplan Inc., a test preparation company, said: “You’re going to see a big increase in the number of readers at state universities” (referring to closer scrutiny those big schools will have to give to individual applications).
Basili grew up in Westport and is the son of well-known Westport real estate maven Marj Basili.