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Celebrities go from Full House to the Jail House

Max Sotelo, trending now editor

September 26, 2019

With additional reporting by Paul Wernes, staff writer The competitive nature of the admissions process can make college-bound students feel like they can’t compare to other applicants. But for the wealthy, this can easily be avoided by unethical or dishonest means. In March, 2019, 51 people ...

Parents ‘sell kids’ to beat system

Grace Carrey, news editor

September 26, 2019

In light of recent college admissions falsifications, a new kind of scandal has sparked. Parents of incoming college freshmen have been “selling” their kids to poorer families in attempts to gain financial aid scholarships. This gives wealthy families an unfair advantage when getting admitted to co...

Students pay others to do their work

Gianna Lazzaro, staff writer

September 26, 2019

It is becoming more common for students to buy essays in the U.S, as well as the UK. According to SI news, “as many as 31 million university students worldwide are paying third-parties to complete their assignments. Students are using sites called “essay mills” to purchase the papers that they d...

Formulating College Acceptance

Morgan Reimer, Life Editor

November 30, 2018

When students start their senior year, they are hit with the responsibility of learning how to apply, and exploring the fastest ways to get accepted to college. One of the easiest ways to guarantee acceptance begins with a student’s transcripts. Colleges look at the rigor and grade point average of cla...

Flying out of state for higher education

Lauryn Stornelli and Ryan Bartholomew, staff writer

November 30, 2018

Out-of-state college is enticing to a lot of students, however, many will decide against it for a number of reasons. Out-of-state opportunities are plentiful, and now is the time for hopeful students to apply. According to data submitted to U.S. News in an annual survey, students often view state ...

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