On Nixing Early Decision

We’ve seen the argument so many times before. Early programs favor the privileged — the recruited athletes, the legacies, the development cases, the young people whose names begin with an initial and are followed by a Roman numeral. And because they favor the privilege, they should be abolished at once. … 

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DOJ Probes Early Decision Communications

The United States Department of Justice is investigating possible communications between certain elite liberal arts colleges that include the names of students who’ve been admitted to their institutions through binding Early Decision policies. To suggest that the Jeff Sessions-led DOJ has been active over this past year in investigating college … 

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