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20 Tips to Get Your Kid into College...Legally

From choosing the right test, to crafting the perfect essay—here's how to hack the college admissions process without committing fraud.


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Another Promising Student Has Been Kicked Out by Customs in Boston

Mohammad Shahab Dehghani Hossein, the 24-year-old Iranian Northeastern undergrad detained at Logan Airport, has already been sent back.

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College Closures Grabbed Headlines, but Unaffordability Crushed Students in the 2010s

Student homelessness and income inequality plague universities more and more.

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Striking Harvard Grad Students Hope to Send a Message "Nationwide"

They walked off the job in a snowstorm on Tuesday.

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Want the Most Bang for Your Buck? This Is the Massachusetts College for You

And no, it’s not Harvard or MIT.

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New England Law “Betrayed” Students by Naming Scott Brown Dean, Petition Says

The former senator’s new appointment is not going over well with students.

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Emerson College Will Absorb Vermont’s Marlboro College

The tiny liberal arts college is going to close its campus and move students to Boston.


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Months After Epstein Scandal, MIT President Shares What He’s Learned

A survey indicated more than 200 female grad students had been harassed.

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A Judge Just Sided with Harvard in the Big Affirmative Action Case

Harvard’s admissions system "passes constitutional muster," the federal judge’s ruling reads.

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Harvard’s President Says He’s Sorry for Slavery Comparison

He compared a new policy for donors to the 13th Amendment.

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Harvard Is Looking into the Millions It Took from Epstein

"I profoundly regret Harvard’s past association with him," President Lawrence Bacow says.

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Harvard Still Isn’t on Top in the U.S. News & World Report College Rankings

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