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Hidden Secrets to College Admissions Revealed

Hidden Secrets to College Admissions Revealed

Riley Sims, Co-Editor-in-Chief

April 1, 2019


Filed under Opinion

The biggest college admissions scandal in U.S. history occurred on March 12, resulting in federal prosecutors charging 50 people for bribery. It’s estimated that parents paid around $200,000 or more to have their child admitted into prestigious universities like the University of Southern Californ...

The Hidden Costs of College Applications

The Hidden Costs of College Applications

Riley Sims, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2018


Filed under Column

It is now my senior year and the time has come for me to start filling out college applications. However, nobody prepared me for how much time, money and writing goes into the whole process. Throughout high school, I’ve watched numerous YouTube videos and read countless articles about the applicat...