Those differences play out in their views of Proposition 16 and concerns about their place at the University of California.
Amy Ho, a UCLA student, supports Proposition 16, which would repeal the statewide ban on affirmative action.
More Asian Americans support the measure than oppose it, but large numbers are undecided.
AdvertisementVoters of Indian descent were by far the most supportive of the affirmative action ballot measure, 58% vs. 17%.
Arasasingham said all students, Asian Americans included, will be enriched by a more diverse campus — a point affirmed by research.