What Does “Eliminating Legacy Preferences” in College Admission Really Mean?

Eliminating "legacy preferences" in college admission is harder than it seems.

Curating Your College List, Writing the Application Essay, College as Work, and Wondering About Colleges’ Effect On Society: New Forbes Entries

Some college application advice and some commentary. Enjoy!

Colleges and Politics

My latest entry at Forbes.com cautions everyone not to paint colleges and universities with too broad a political brush. Check it out at https://goo.gl/UAy2dj.

Perspectives on College and College Admission: Some Reading

Feeling guilty about not reading "how to get into college" books? Try these related but wider-ranging books for a break.