At a time when students are working harder than ever to gain admission to college it's comforting to think of universities as bastions of academic inquiry, where students debate grand ideas and discover how they can best serve society. But the reality is more complicated.
The current debate on postsecondary education access overlooks a crucial period that derails the college plans of many low-income students who successfully graduate high school and gain college admission. Read Post
Two college admissions experts who testified before the special commission this morning expressed surprise at the university's elaborate clouting system. They acknowledged that all colleges and universities receive inquiries from po... Read Post