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The 1590 SAT score blues: College scam betrays American strivers

Adam Oubaita is a poster child for the American meritocracy. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 15th, 2019

Schlichter: The Admission Scam Is Another Reason To Destroy Academia As We Know It

Authored by Kurt Schlicher, op-ed via Townhall.com, American college is terrible and, as a society, we should stop doing it – at least how it is being currently done. The greatest ben.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 5th, 2019

Web of deception: How the college entrance scam unraveled

The investigation, Operation Varsity Blues, snared families at the highest economic echelons accused of pushing their way ahead of other college applicants with lies, bribes and cheating......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 14th, 2019

Criticisms Of New SAT "Adversity Score" Continue To Mount

Authored by Jennifer Kabbany via The College Fix, The recent decision by the Scholastic Aptitude Test to add a so-called adversity score to.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 23rd, 2019

3 more parents plead guilty in college admissions scam

A married couple and a California businessman are the latest parents to plead guilty in the sweeping college admissions scam......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 22nd, 2019

National young chefs competition to be held at Pittsburgh Technical College

Pittsburgh Technical College's American Academy of Culinary Arts will host the 2019 National Young Chefs competition run by the Chaine des Rotisseurs, the oldest food and wine society in the world. The competition will take place throughout the day on .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2019

"Grievance Proxies" - How SAT"s New Adversity Score Enables Backdoor College Racial Quotas

Authored by Heath.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 20th, 2019

The Warren Way: College Admissions Scandal Mastermind Advised Students To Lie About Race

To say that race is a fraught issue for the American system of higher education doesn't quite capture the divisiveness that affirmative.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 18th, 2019

Pulling A Pocahontas? "College Admissions" Scandal Mastermind Advised Students To Lie About Race

To say that race is a fraught issue for the American system of higher education doesn't quite capture the divisiveness that affirmative.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 18th, 2019

American Except-ionalism? Secret "Adversity" Boost To Raise SAT Results For Some

This is personal. Having watched a high school senior go through the college admissions process in California and witnessing 'odd' acce.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 16th, 2019

New SAT scores to weigh students" socioeconomic status

The College Board plans to assign an adversity score to every student who takes the SAT to try to capture their social and economic background, jumping into the debate raging over race and class in college admissions......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 16th, 2019

New SAT scores to weigh students" socioeconomic status

The College Board plans to assign an adversity score to every student who takes the SAT to try to capture their social and economic background, jumping into the debate raging over race and class in college admissions......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 16th, 2019

SAT to give students "adversity score" to capture social and economic background

The College Board plans to assign an adversity score to every student who takes the SAT to try to capture their social and economic background, jumping into the debate raging over race and class in college admissions......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 16th, 2019

Felicity Huffman pleads guilty to paying $15,000 to rig daughter"s SAT score in college admissions scheme

Felicity Huffman pleads guilty to paying $15,000 to rig daughter's SAT score in college admissions scheme......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 13th, 2019

South Korea"s latest big export: Jobless college graduates

Cho Min-kyong boasts an engineering degree from one of South Korea's top universities, a school design award and a near-perfect score in her English proficiency test......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 12th, 2019

The Leftist Tilt On America"s Campuses Has Gotten Dramatically Worse

Authored by Phillip Magness via The American Institute for Economic Research, College professors have long.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 1st, 2019

The Latest: Cooperating parents plead guilty in college scam

The Latest on the college admissions scandal that has ensnared prominent parents and coaches at elite universities (all times local): 11:40 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 1st, 2019

Felicity Huffman to plead guilty in admissions scam May 13

"Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman will plead guilty on May 13 to charges that she took part in a sweeping college admissions cheating scam......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 29th, 2019

It will be easier to keep score on Kansas college coach salaries

The Kansas Board of Regents moved to shed more light on big-money contract extensions for coaches like KU’s Bill Self. The board approved a policy at its April meeting requiring the state’s NCAA Division I schools — the University of Kansas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2019

Lori Loughlin, fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli plead not guilty in college admissions scam

Lori Loughlin, fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli plead not guilty in college admissions scam......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 15th, 2019

Loughlin, Giannulli plead not guilty in college scam

Actress Lori Loughlin (LAWK'-lin), her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli and other prominent parents are pleading not guilty in the college admissions bribery scam......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 15th, 2019