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A Simple Way to Equalize the Ivies? Give Others the Legacy SAT Bonus

If lower-income students had a boost like those for children of alumni, selective colleges would be far less economically stratified, a study suggests.

Better idea: start treating students as individuals and judge them blindly without looking at race, legacy status, or other special categories. Quite radical.
schools are being hit hard for doing this, there is no such thing as a legacy applicant

12.2.2020

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Lean Out (or A Simple Guide To Networking With Ease)

12.2.2020

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This Simple 10 Question Quiz Will Reveal If You're A Picky Eater Or Not

So what's it going to be?

12.2.2020

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Why the Simple Cleansing Wipes Are My One True Love This Valentine's Day

This is forever.

11.2.2020

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This New York deli offers customers free food if they can solve simple math problems

The rules are simple at this deli in the Bronx: solve a math equation and you get five seconds to grab anything you want off store shelves. (But not the cat.)

11.2.2020

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BBVA USA's digital offshoot Simple surpassed $1.2 million in auto savings - Business Insider

Simple surpassed $1.2 million in customers' savings accounts through its automatic savings feature less than four months since launching.

11.2.2020

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Wes Gordon Aims for Simple Drama at Carolina Herrera Fall 2020

It was all about shapes and volume.

10.2.2020

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Lawsuit Claims SAT And ACT Are Biased—Here’s What Research Says

New lawsuits demand that the University of California (UC) system eliminate the requirement that students take the SAT or ACT to be considered for admission

Dumb people should not go to college. The left have no common sense.
😂😂😂 I saw California....and thats all I needed to know about the rest of the article

12.12.2019

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California lawsuit blasts SAT, ACT exams as discriminatory

One student called the standardized tests “flawed,” saying they don’t “account for my experiences.”

11.12.2019

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Students, Community Groups Sue University of California to Drop SAT, ACT

A lawsuit filed against the University of California alleges that the university system discriminates against low-income students, racial minorities and others by requiring SAT or ACT admissions tests

11.12.2019

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Supreme Court Questions Government Bid to Avoid Paying Insurers Under Affordable Care Act

A majority of Supreme Court justices questioned whether the federal government could avoid paying billions of dollars to health insurers that sold consumer policies on exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act

11.12.2019

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UC violates civil rights of disadvantaged students by requiring SAT for admission, lawsuits say

The University of California is violating civil and educational rights of disadvantaged students by requiring SAT or ACT tests, two lawsuits say.

11.12.2019

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'We must act;' Democrats unveil Trump impeachment charges

'High crimes and misdemeanours' — those are charges that Democrat lawmakers in the US bring against President Trump, which could lead to his impeachment

10.12.2019

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University of California Is Sued Over Use of SAT and ACT in Admissions

A group of students and advocacy groups says the standardized testing requirement is biased and unconstitutional.

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10.12.2019

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Lawsuit accuses Synapse CEO of discrimination and harassment against women\r\n

Lawsuit accuses Synapse CEO of discrimination and harassment against women

10.12.2019

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'Empire' Star Amanda Detmer Arrested for DUI

EmpireFOX star Amanda Detmer has been arrested.

10.12.2019

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What recession? US small-business sentiment jumps the most in 18 months

What recession? US small-business sentiment jumps the most in 18 months

10.12.2019

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Jesus, Mary and Joseph depicted as refugees separated at border in church Nativity display

Jesus, Mary and Joseph depicted as refugees separated at border in church Nativity display

10.12.2019

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Shooting survivor sues Southern California synagogue

A man wounded in a shooting at a San Diego-area synagogue is suing the house of worship

9.12.2019

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Jacqueline Jossa's parents head to meet her but sit apart from Dan Osborne

Jacqueline Jossa's parents head to meet her but sit apart from Dan Osborne

9.12.2019

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In the early days of Amazon, Jeff Bezos used to ask every candidate open-ended questions in their interviews — and their SAT scores

In the early days of Amazon, Jeff Bezos used to ask every candidate open-ended questions in their interviews — and their SAT scores

No EQ score of course, which would explain why tech is bereft of morals and ethics. When are they going to embrace diversity? Or is racism, misogyny, and general worker abuse going to continue until they are regulated? Soft skills are way more important than any IQ score.
The sun never ceases. It keeps shining, here or there. Be like the sun.

20.10.2019

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Watch the Animated Video for Jeff Buckley’s ‘Sky Blue Skin’

Rare demo was recorded during late singer’s final studio session

19.10.2019

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Jeff Zucker

NBC's onetime wunderkind took on the challenge of making CNN great again — and hit ratings gold. Jeff Zucker was recognized as part of 2018's Variety500 presented by VZMediaPlatform

19.10.2019

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Sears charges $99 for Amazon Prime-style membership with discounts - Business Insider

Sears Plus offers members free tire repair and steep discounts on other car, plumbing, and appliance services.

18.10.2019

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Accenture And Amazon Managed Blockchain Connecting Small-Scale Producers Into The Value Chain

Today’s supply chains for sustainably-sourced products are truly global, spanning thousands of miles across many countries paid awscloud

18.10.2019

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Ted Bundy's girlfriend and her daughter will speak in a new Amazon documentary

Ted Bundy's girlfriend and her daughter will speak in a new Amazon documentary

18.10.2019

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Lauren Sanchez, Patrick Whitesell Divorce Done, So Now Jeff Bezos' Move

Lauren Sanchez, Patrick Whitesell Divorce Done So Jeff Bezos, Your Move

18.10.2019

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What College Admissions Offices Really Want

Elite schools say they’re looking for academic excellence and diversity. But their thirst for tuition revenue means that wealth trumps all.

Government does not solve problems; it subsidizes them.
Let me know when that gets translated to English ffs.

11.9.2019

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University of Texas: Controls didn't catch coach in college admission scandal because actions were 'unthinkable'

University of Texas: Controls didn't catch coach in college admission scandal because actions were 'unthinkable'

10.9.2019

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In college admissions scandal a judge must decide: Does it matter how much parents paid?

A fight over sentencing rules in the college admissions scandal case could affect prison terms for parents.

10.9.2019

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Felicity Huffman Explains Her Side of College Admissions Scandal

Her husband, William H. Macy, and friend, Eva Longoria, also wrote letters in her defense.

9.9.2019

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Felicity Huffman says there's 'no justification' for college admission scandal, explains why she agreed to cheat on SATs

Felicity Huffman says there's 'no justification' for college admission scandal, explains why she agreed to cheat on SATs

9.9.2019

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Eva Longoria Defends Former Desperate Housewives Co-Star Felicity Huffman

Huffman will be sentenced for her involvement in the college admissions scandal this week.

9.9.2019

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'College Admissions Scandal' Could Be the Best-Worst Lifetime Movie Ever

Lifetime's College Admissions Scandal Trailer Is Here and It's Even Better Than We Imagined

9.9.2019

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The hotter the planet grows, the less children are learning

Every 1-degree-Fahrenheit increase in average temperature reduces student learning by 1 percent, a study finds.

7.9.2019

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4 things people who are good with money do every day

They don't have superhuman discipline, but they know how to create it

5.9.2019

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From fiction to nonfiction, there's a new book for every reader this fall

From fiction to nonfiction, there's a new book for every reader this fall

5.9.2019

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Every New York Fashion Week Event That's Open to the Public

All are welcome.

5.9.2019

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Cory Booker Says Every Policy Should Be Informed by Climate Change

CNN hosts 10 Democratic presidential candidates as they discuss their plans for tackling global warming.

5.9.2019

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Every Missy Elliott Song, Ranked

Missy has not just redefined pop music — she’s consistently reinvented it.

5.9.2019

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I'll Take Literally Every '90s Outfit From 'On Becoming a God in Central Florida'

I'll Take Literally Every '90s Outfit From 'On Becoming a God in Central Florida'

5.9.2019

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Opinion | What an ‘Adversity Score’ Misses

Students discuss the role hardship should play in college admissions decisions.

5.9.2019

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The College Board Tweaked The SAT Adversity Score. Can It Undo The Damage It Caused?

The College Board tweaked the SAT adversity score. Can it undo the damage it caused?

4.9.2019

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Lizzo's 'Truth Hurts' Hits No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100, Taylor Swift's 'Lover' Leaps to Top 10

Lizzo lands her first leader, while Swift scores her 25th top 10.

4.9.2019

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Harry Styles Cut His Hair Short and Is Still Ridiculously Hot

Some fans really missed the long hair though.

3.9.2019

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News You Missed This Weekend In Case You Tuned Out

Here are five of the biggest stories you might’ve missed over the Labor Day weekend

3.9.2019

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Harry Styles Cut His Hair Short and Is Still Ridiculously Hot

Some fans really missed the long hair though.

3.9.2019

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Everything Phoebe Waller-Bridge Has Said About 'Fleabag' Season 3

Because the Hot Priest™ is sorely missed.

3.9.2019

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ACT Tests Keep Getting Lost in the Mail. What’s Going On?

Some students and parents felt cheated.

30.8.2019

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Nine-year-old girl tests positive for Ebola in Uganda

A 9-year-old Congolese girl tested positive for Ebola in the Ugandan district of Kasese, near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Ugandan Ministry of Health said Thursday.

30.8.2019

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Shawn Mendes Launches Self-Titled Organization To 'Inspire, Empower, And Act'

The foundation's first two clients are SickKids in Canada and REVERB

30.8.2019

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The Note: Electability arguments set for tests in next Democratic debate

THE NOTE: Also on stage at the next Democratic debate: electability arguments.

29.8.2019

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When Trying to Act 'Normal' With Chronic Illness Leads to 'Running on Empty'

'I've hit a brick wall like never before.'

29.8.2019

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Kellyanne Conway sings Taylor Swift song in rebuke of Equality Act advocacy

“You voting for this video means that you want a world where we are all treated equally under the law regardless of who we love — regardless of how we identify,” Swift said.

28.8.2019

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White House Responds to Taylor Swift's VMAs Speech, Does Not Support Equality Act

White House Responds to Taylor Swift's VMAs Speech, Equality Act (via PopCrush)

28.8.2019

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SAT ‘Adversity Score’ Is Abandoned in Wake of Criticism

The company will no longer use a single number to indicate the obstacles that a student might have overcome, like crime and poverty.

28.8.2019

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NPR Choice page

28.8.2019

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Remember that new SAT 'adversity score'? That's no longer happening

The nonprofit that administers the SAT college admissions test is replacing its 'adversity score' with a tool that will not assign a single number combining high school and neighborhood information.

28.8.2019

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College Board replaces plan for SAT student 'adversity score'

College Board replaces plan for SAT student 'adversity score.'

28.8.2019

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VMAs host opens with safe space jokes, and bombs hard

VMAs host opens with safe space jokes, and bombs hard

27.8.2019

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Why It's So Easy to Cheat on College Admissions Tests

“It’s totally dysfunctional, and it’s created by these organizations who are beholden to nobody.”

6.8.2019

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Why Leadership Can't Be All About You

Why leadership can't be all about you:

4.8.2019

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13 Reasons Why Season 3 Gets an Official Release Date and Reveals a Major Character's Fate

The trailer reveals a huge twist for a major character.

4.8.2019

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13 Reasons Why Season 3 Gets an Official Release Date and Reveals a Major Character's Fate

The trailer reveals a huge twist for a major character.

4.8.2019

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Tyson Fury explains why he didn't visit little brother Tommy on Love Island

Tyson Fury explains why he didn't visit little brother Tommy on LoveIsland

4.8.2019

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Why the ‘Orange Is the New Black’ Author Returned to Prison

Piper Kerman, whose experiences and memoir inspired the Netflix prison dramedy, now works with inmates in correctional facilities.

4.8.2019

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Why Are We Not Outraged That Prisons Are Filled With Men?

We urgently need to do something about the number of men society imprisons.

4.8.2019

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