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Top 10 SAT-Optional Schools (plus 2)

Stemming from our recent discussion of students with low SATs, we decided to profile the top 10 SAT/ACT-Optional Schools. The SAT-optional movement provides a great opportunity for impressive students whose SAT scores do not correlate with their successes.  The nonprofit FairTest provides a comprehensive list … Continue reading

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The Rankings Illusion

This was originally written for my school paper right after the 2009 USNWR Rankings came out.  Nonetheless, the sentiments still ring true and it is a worthwhile read. I recently had the honor of chatting with Wake Forest University President … Continue reading

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