college applications

  • goucher
    September 4, 2014  

    Colleges and universities are getting increasingly creative with their admissions essay prompts, but a small liberal arts college has set a new precedent. In lieu of recommendation letters, extracurricular activities and test scores, Goucher College in Maryland will accept a two-minute video submission. Jeffrey Brown discusses this strategy with Jose Antonio Bowen, president, Goucher College. Continue reading

  • August 20, 2007  

    U.S. News and World Report released its rankings of the country’s colleges and universities. The editor of U.S. News and an education advocate who opposes the magazine’s collegiate rankings debate their usefulness. Continue reading