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Johns Hopkins Ditched Legacy Admissions to Boost Diversity – And It Worked

by | February 5, 2020 In 2014, Johns Hopkins University got rid of legacy as a factor in admissions, hoping to up its Read more

The Myth of Meritocracy

by | March 13, 2019
To my high school guidance counselor, I wasn’t college material. I remember flipping through [...] Read more

My Father to Me, Is the Father He Never Had

by | June 13, 2018
I have had the privilege of having my father in my life. Like my best friend, my father’s fat [...] Read more

Legacy Preferences Challenged at Elite Schools

by Associated Press | February 14, 2018
BOSTON — Students and alumni at some of the nation’s top universities are urging their [...] Read more