Stephen Burd

ACE Sides With the Worst For-Profit Colleges

Congratulations, One Dupont. You are now officially carrying the water for the worst of the for-profit higher education industry. On Monday, the American Council on Education (ACE) sent a letter to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce supporting Republican legislation that would overturn just about every effort that the Obama administration has made… Read more »

A Cynical Game that College Admissions Offices Play

Kudos to Amanda Graves, a high school senior in New Jersey, for calling attention to one of the most cynical games that selective colleges play to boost their prestige. In a column in the Washington Post on Monday, Graves wrote about how she has received letters and emails from top colleges urging her to apply… Read more »