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Elite colleges are admitting more low-income students than ever, but the admissions scandal reinforces old stereotypes

6 days ago   |   By LA Times

Far from the California epicenter of the massive college cheating scandal, Matt McGann has followed the news with more than casual concern. McGann is dean of admission and financial aid at Amherst College, which has a $2 billion endowment and a 13% admission rate. The western Massachusetts campus,...
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The college cheating scandal hit these Eastside high school kids hard

6 days ago   |   By LA Times

On Saturday morning at the Boyle Heights Beat, a student-run journalism operation, the hot topic was the college entrance cheating scandal and how to craft stories about it for the group's newspaper and radio show. Andrea Galdámez apologized for arriving a few minutes late. She said that on weekends,...
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For travelers looking for unique holiday experience, small group travels are one of the best to way to do so. They usually offer tourists an opportunity to interact with... Read more ...

Unique Travel Experiences Offered In Small Group Travels

For travelers looking for unique holiday experience, small group travels are one of the best to way to do so. They usually offer tourists an opportunity to interact with... Read more ...

Unique Travel Experiences Offered In Small Group Travels

For travelers looking for unique holiday experience, small group travels are one of the best to way to do so. They usually offer tourists an opportunity to interact with... Read more ...

An Inspector Calls. A review of Dormy House in the Cotswolds

An Inspector Calls. A review of Dormy House in the Cotswolds

The Inspector checked into Dormy House near Broadway in the northern reaches of the Cotswolds. The best part of his stay, he writes, was leaving the hotel for a long, bracing... Read more ...

Vietnam Cambodia Sightseeing Tours: The best selection for your holiday

Vietnam Cambodia Sightseeing Tours: The best selection for your holiday

Vietnam - Cambodia , the two neighbouring countries with two different natural and cultural features, has recently become a place for tourists' discovering and travelling... Read more ...

March 25-31, 2019

March 25-31, 2019

SportsTravel is proud to partner with the U.S. Olympic Committee to provide this update on Team USA events taking place this week. Below are upcoming events and information on... Read more ...

Charles and Camilla are to visit Cuba where it's always happy hour

Charles and Camilla are to visit Cuba where it's always happy hour

Former BBC journalist John Sergeant travels to Cuba ahead of the royal visit. He shares Camilla's 'dislike of Cuban food' - but luckily, he says, the country has lots more to... Read more ...

Book yourself a luxury airline suite in the sky

Book yourself a luxury airline suite in the sky

From an exclusive penthouse that comes with a Savor Hotel-trained butler, to a romantic studio apartment where the bed is sprinkled with rose petals - here's our pick of... Read more ...

Portugal has right resort for four under-eights, holiday guru advises

Portugal has right resort for four under-eights, holiday guru advises

A family resort in Portugal, has something for everyone, China offers six-day free transit visas and Jamaica boasts waterfalls and coffee tours, the holiday guru advises. Read more ...

Britain at its best: It's a bit of all Wight in Bembridge

Britain at its best: It's a bit of all Wight in Bembridge

Bembridge, alongside Seaview, offers yachtie elegance in an inimitable Isle of Wight style with bunting, nautical themes and pastel beach huts that evoke nostalgia. Read more ...

How to see the world while your pet is looked after for free

How to see the world while your pet is looked after for free

Trusted Housesitters is a website that finds people willing to volunteer to stay in your home and look after your pet while you go away. The Daily Mail's Harriet Sime samples... Read more ...

Holy Mount Athos is simply divine for families

Holy Mount Athos is simply divine for families

The Daily Mail's Sebastian Shakespeare enjoys an indulgent stay at Eagles Palace Villas in Halkidiki, northern Greece. The luxury hotel has 42 villas, a spa and two... Read more ...

Stay in Bologna for under £100 a night

Stay in Bologna for under £100 a night

Italy's Bologna is dripping with history from the western world's oldest university to the leaning tower, 498 steps and 97 metres high, with great views of the city. Here's how... Read more ...