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The 2020 Election Is America’s Last Arranged Marriage

October 28, 2020

The long lineage of political families and their history at Ivy League Schools make me wonder: Why do we court presidents like we’re courting an arranged marriage?

Big name schools give low-income students a chance to succeed

Prestige Is the Way Out

April 30, 2019

So, you have to imagine there’s a certain sense of thrill and hullabaloo to getting those college acceptance letters in the mail — not just because someone really, for sure, definitely wants to go to Yale, but because it’s a way out for them.

Ivy League Rejects: You’re Better Off Here at Fordham

Ivy League Rejects: You’re Better Off Here at Fordham

August 28, 2014

By MARINA RECIOOpinions Co-EditorPublished: August 28, 2014 When a former Yale professor publishes an article titled “Don’...