Deans start college scavenger hunt

  By Alex Leichenger The deans instituted a “College Knowledge” scavenger hunt for this year’s junior class in an effort to make the college research process more informative and enjoyable. The scavenger hunt was assigned Tuesday of the week before Thanksgiving break. Students in teams of two or three were required to answer 40 questions […]

Girls face higher bar at certain colleges

By Adam Gold When the admissions decisions for schools in the Ivy League were released on the Thursday before winter break, Chloe Searcy ’07 was anxious to hear from her first choice, Brown University. Searcy, the lead in the school musical and an advanced physics student, had applied early to Brown and been deferred into […]