COLUMBIA WON’T PARTICIPATE IN THE NEXT U.S. NEWS RANKINGS
It will be interesting to see if other universities will also start to take a closer look at the accuracy of their data.
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE GRADING YOUR ‘NEUROTICISM’?
While AI has been quietly embedding itself into higher education, these methods are now being used in college admissions by evaluating prospective students’ “personality traits and soft skills” as well as their potential for success. Welcome to the new frontier!
PROOF POINTS: NEW POLL POINTS TO COLLEGE AND CAREER BENEFITS OF GREEK LIFE
As sororities and fraternities dissolve across the country, a new Gallup poll uncovers the benefits of participating in Greek life for both members and universities. Some good news!
WHAT ADMISSIONS DECISIONS REALLY MEAN
This is a lucid and important perspective on the consequential college admissions cycle this year. Implications TBD!
This is a timely and pertinent article for graduating high school students heading for college.
TEENS ON A YEAR THAT CHANGED EVERYTHING
Let us pause and listen to youth at this time for self-reflection.
COLLEGE ADMISSION SEASON IS CRAZIER THAN EVER. THAT COULD CHANGE WHO GETS IN.
As expected, highly selective universities received an onslaught of applications due to the implementation of test-optional policies this admission cycle. Data from UPenn indicates that standardized score submitters were accepted at higher rates than non-submitters in the ED round. This reinforces the results from a previous study on test-optionality, but we’ll see if this hold true for other selective colleges as we move through the admissions cycle.
THE BATTLE TO TEST INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
TOEFL vs Duolingo…this is an interesting and informative development for the international community seeking to study in the USA.
HARVARD’S MAKING CARING COMMON STUDY FINDS TEENS AND YOUNG ADULTS INCREASINGLY LONELY