Posts tagged: SAT - Diverse


U of California Suspends SAT/ACT Requirements For Fall 2021 Admissions

| April 2, 2020
In response to the massive upheaval caused by the coronavirus pandemic, the University of Calif [...] Read more

Oregon’s Public Universities Won’t Require SAT or ACT Starting Fall 2021

| March 25, 2020
Oregon’s seven public universities and Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) announce [...] Read more

ACT and SAT Postponed to Mitigate Spread of Coronavirus

by | March 17, 2020
Spring college admissions tests, such as the ACT and SAT, are being rescheduled or postponed in [...] Read more

Northern Illinois University Eliminates Use of Standardized Test Scores in Admissions

by | January 31, 2020
Northern Illinois University (NIU) will eliminate the use of standardized test scores when maki [...] Read more

ETS Creates New Institute to Research More Equitable Standardized Tests

by | January 21, 2020
The Educational Testing Service (ETS), which administers the SAT for The College Board, on Tues [...] Read more

Walsh College Becomes First Institution to Partner with Detroit Promise

by | January 8, 2020
Walsh College announced a partnership with Detroit Promise to offer an opportunity for communit [...] Read more

University of California System Faces Civil Rights Lawsuit Over Standardized Testing

by | December 19, 2019
The University of California system was hit with a civil rights lawsuit last week over required [...] Read more

University of California Regents Sued Over Use of SAT, ACT Scores in Admissions

by | December 10, 2019
The University of California Board of Regents faces lawsuits from four students, six nonprofits [...] Read more

UC System Threatened With Civil Rights Lawsuit Over Standardized Testing

by | October 30, 2019
A group of students and community organizations are threatening to sue the University of Califo [...] Read more

Nonprofit Aims to Support Latino Students Up Through First Career Job Offer

by | October 3, 2019
Attaining a higher education in the U.S. can be very challenging, especially for those who face [...] Read more

Huffman’s Wrist Tap Should Be Harder; Think of Crystal Mason

by | September 22, 2019
Many people are upset about the sentencing of Felicity Huffman, the prime time star in the Oper [...] Read more

Felicity Huffman Sentenced to Prison for Role in Admissions Scandal

by | September 13, 2019
Actress Felicity Huffman, who pleaded guilty for her role in the college admissions scandal, wa [...] Read more

Diversity, Thy Name is…Canada? And R.I.P. Adversity Scores—Was it Such a Bad Idea?

by | September 6, 2019
The SAT folks took the easy way out on the so called “Adversity Score” proposal. After anno [...] Read more

University Changes Minimum Standardized Test Scores

by | August 28, 2019
The University of Wyoming has changed its college entrance test score requirements, setting a n [...] Read more

College Board Replaces Controversial ‘Adversity Score’ on SAT

by | August 27, 2019
The College Board has retracted its Environmental Context Dashboard, which attempted to factor [...] Read more