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The Coronavirus May Change College Admissions Forever | Frank Bruni


College admissions is a business, and the pandemic could upend it.

New York Times

College Admissions in the Pandemic: An Expert’s View

Talk with Tom McGrath

The College Admissions Game: Who Gets In and Why

New York Times Book Review

Book Review: Who Gets in and Why

PBS NewsHour

Why colleges are reconsidering their reliance on standardized tests for admission


Wall Street Journal

Behind the Curtain of Elite College Admissions

The Atlantic

The SAT and the ACT Will Probably Survive the Pandemic—Thanks to Students


Opinion: How to use a Moneyball strategy for college applications and find excellent schools that are undervalued

The Washington Post

Harvard and its peers should be embarrassed about how few students they educate

USA Today

Let’s return sanity to college admissions. Coronavirus pandemic gives us an opportunity.

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