Why Harvard-Recommended 'Compassionate Admissions' Won't Change Anything
This post was written by our friends at forbes.com
To get into college, should students focus on being compassionate? Harvard says yes, in a new recommendation that has raised eyebrows and elicited cheers from college counselors. There's just one problem, however: Compassion-focused policies won't work as long as the economics of college admissions remain the same.
February 05, 2016