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Complete Guide: Colleges Not Requiring SAT Scores

Not all admissions processes are created equal. One major point of difference among colleges these days is how admissions officers consider your SAT scores. More and more schools are de-emphasizing SAT scores as part of your application with test-optional and test-flexible policies. One college has even eliminated SAT... go to Article >

Amid criticisms of bias and cheating, a record number of universities are turning their backs on the SAT

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

A record number of colleges and universities no longer require students to submit their SAT or ACT scores for admittance, according to FairTest.  These schools are instead turning to test-optional programs, which place a greater emphasis on... read more

These aren’t the Warriors you know

4 Days ago Sports Source: Sbnation.com

Getty Images / SB Nation illustration Golden State is depleted without Kevin Durant in more ways than one. With three minutes gone in Wednesday’s preseason game against the Los Angeles Lakers, Draymond Green slid up to the three-point line to... read more

20 Great Second Careers That Don't Require More School

13 Days ago Other Source: Feeds.cheapism.com

Photo credit: alvarez/istockphoto Skipping School... read more

Guest Post: 'The Years That Matter Most'

11 Days ago Other Source: Insidehighered.com

Blog:  Just Visiting Akil Bello has become one of my go-to voices when it comes to the chase for college admission, and when I read Paul Tough's new book, The Years That Matter Most: How College Makes or Breaks Us, I knew I wanted to know what... read more

The Jalen Hurts Oklahoma Experience Is Unlike Anything in College Football History

11 Days ago Other Source: Theringer.com

Getty Images/Ringer illustration Hurts has gone from breakout star to backup to transfer sensation. The Sooners have gone from one Heisman-winning QB to the next. Now the passer and program have joined forces—and they have a chance to leave a... read more

Higher Education's Gated Communities

22 Days ago Other Source: Insidehighered.com

Blog:  Higher Ed Gamma A recent article in The Atlantic asks a provocative but unsettling question: “Has College Gotten Too Easy?”  Drawing on yet unpublished research by Jeff Denning, a Brigham Young economist, the article argues that... read more

What The Political History Of Tobacco In The US Means For E-Cigarettes

19 Days ago News Source: Wbur.org

The recent controversy around the health risks of vaping is but a small piece in a long history of the tobacco industry in the United States. The history of regulatory fights over tobacco products goes back to the earliest days of the U.S.,... read more

Jalen Hurts and Tua Tagovailoa Headline Early Heisman Race 

22 Days ago Other Source: Theringer.com

Getty Images/Ringer illustration One month into the season, the former Alabama teammates are the Heisman front-runners. But two transfer quarterbacks—Ohio State’s Justin Fields and LSU’s Joe Burrow—will have a say in who wins college... read more

The Ripple Effects of California’s ‘Fair Pay to Play’ Act

11 Days ago Other Source: Theringer.com

Getty Images/AP Images/Ringer illustration A state law allowing athletes to profit on their name, image, and likeness has sparked similar legislation across the country Nancy Skinner remembers listening to a lecture by the esteemed... read more

Where Are You Most Likely to Be in a Fatal DUI in Indiana?

21 Days ago Finance Source: Valuepenguin.com

The worst large cities for fatal DUIs in Indiana The most dangerous cities in Indiana for DUIs by size The consequences of drinking and driving in Indiana Complete list of Indiana cities with... read more