On Felicity’s Sentencing in the Varsity Blues Scandal

As our loyal readers know, we wrote a lot about the major college admissions scandal when the news first broke. You know the one. The one involving the bribing of athletic coaches. The one involving fake test proctors who altered students’ answers on the SAT. But as we informed our … 

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The Year in College Admissions

It’s only August but there’s a piece in today’s New York Times penned by Dana Goldstein that reflects on the year that was in college admissions. Goldstein’s piece, aptly titled “Reporting on a Very Bad Year for the College Admissions Industry,” recounts some of the major scandals in college admissions … 

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Admissions Scandal Movie of the Week

As our loyal readers know, we write about college admissions every day of the week. Imagine that: figuring out a topic related to the highly selective college admissions process and then opining on it. Every. Single. Day. Thursdays. Sundays. Christmas Day. Yom Kippur (hey, we’re no Sandy Koufax!). This year, … 

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T.M. Landry College Prep Admissions Scandal

The founders of the T.M. Landry College Preparatory School, Tracey and Michael Landry, owe a debt of gratitude to the people at the center of the infamous college admissions scandal that broke this past spring — even and especially Lori Loughlin. And why? Because it was that scandal — the … 

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College Admissions Scandal Being Developed as Limited Series

We haven’t been reporting on the breaking developments in the college admissions scandal regularly since we figure it’s been getting enough attention in the press. Lori Loughlin and her children seem to be in a fight; one daughter is reported to have moved out of the family home and to … 

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Ivy Coach on Nightline

Ivy Coach’s Brian Taylor was featured on ABC News’ Nightline discussing the SAT / ACT cheating and college athletic bribery scandal. Check it out. And while you’re here, feel free to hear our comments about this admissions scandal offered to: “The Huffington Post,” “The Atlantic,” “The New York Times,” or … 

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Actresses Involved in SAT and ACT Cheating Plot

Not even Lynette Scavo was this desperate of a housewife! And from “Full House” to the Big House! In scandalous breaking college admissions news, “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman and “Full House” star Lori Loughlin are among 40 people charged in a plot to help students cheat on the SAT … 

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Admissions Scandal

Just about every year, we write of a college admissions scandal. The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Claremont McKenna College are two past honorees in this category deserving of a mention at the end of “Anderson Cooper 360” on the “RidicuList.” Well, this year that distinction belongs to a … 

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