College News Weekly: Recommenders, Application Tips, Social Media
December 04, 2014 :: Admissionado Team
Our weekly round-up of college news, admissions updates, and education trends:
Is it harder to get into Harvard if you’re an Asian-American? Apparently, Asian-Americans need SAT scores that are about 140 points higher than their peers just to be considered. The New York Times explores the controversy.
Is your Facebook or Twitter college application appropriate? More than a third of college admissions officers visit an applicant’s social media page to learn more about them. Business Wire finds out what this means for applicants.