Eliminating legacy admissions at "elite" colleges sounds like a noble thing but is also short-sighted and more in the realm of virtue signaling than anything else. It assumes that all legacies are admitted automatically because they're legacies, which is untrue. It assumes that legacy applicants are all wealthy white kids, which is problematic. It also … Continue reading My Short Reaction to the Legacy Admission Issue
Eliminating "legacy preferences" in college admission is harder than it seems.
See my post at Forbes.com: https://goo.gl/yjmZmj.
Students protesting gun violence recall the days when the NRA was actually FOR gun control. http://ow.ly/bWjB30jtYB1
April can be the cruelest month for kids deciding on which college to attend. http://ow.ly/RMdb30jtCVS