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How to: college

How to: college

Emma Lingo and Maddie Meyers

March 4, 2019

Filed under Podcasts

Have you started thinking about college yet? TKC sat down with a college counselor and Adler Bowman, KHS senior, to ask about the application process and advice they have for other students. Thinking about the college application process can seem overwhelming, listen to this podcast to hear the breakd...

College criteria: then vs. now

College criteria: then vs. now

Annie O'Brien, features writer

October 6, 2016

Filed under Features, In Depth

Since 2005, Northwestern University’s acceptance rate dropped from 33 percent to 10.7 percent and Vanderbilt University’s plummeted from 40 percent to a staggering 10.4 percent. Across the country, college acceptance rates are shrinking as schools become more selective due to an increase in applica...

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