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Foreign Grad-School Applications Rise, Driven by Indian Candidates | The Wall Street Journal

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Jun 302015
 
Foreign Grad-School Applications Rise, Driven by Indian Candidates | The Wall Street Journal

International applications to U.S. graduate schools rose 2% this year, driven by double-digit growth from Indian candidates and interest in science and engineering programs but tempered by declining demand from Chinese prospects.

Principal addresses Harvard-Stanford admissions hoax that led to scandal | The Washington Post

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Jun 292015
 
Principal addresses Harvard-Stanford admissions hoax that led to scandal | The Washington Post

In the wake of an international scandal, the principal of Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology described a student’s elaborate college admissions hoax that garnered massive media attention as unrepresentative of the elite Virginia school.