Getting into Highly Selective Colleges

There is a post on “The Washington Post” by Jay Matthews in which he describes a situation in which his daughter’s friend’s father insisted that his own daughter get seven hours of sleep each night. So why is this a story? Well, the father insisted that his daughter get seven … 

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College Admissions Literature

There is an article in the “Books” section of today’s “New York Times” that reviews a book (“Crazy U”) written by a father, Andrew Ferguson, who recently went through the process of his son applying to college. The review is overwhelmingly positive. But buyer beware: This is an example of … 

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