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Extracurriculars That Look Great On Your College Application

Colleges want passonate, engaged, energetic students with leadership potential. Here’s how to show them that you are the student they’re looking for.

08/15/2013

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Court Schedules Arguments On Affirmative Action

The U.S. Supreme Court has scheduled arguments on Michigan’s affirmative action ban.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2013

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Can Your Social Media Image Affect Your Chances of Getting Into College?

How many admissions officers are using the internet to screen applicants? What kind of online behavior affects a student’s admission to the college of their choice?

07/22/2013

The Justices of the US Supreme Court sit for their official photograph on October 8, 2010 at the Supreme Court in Washington, DC. (Credit: Tim Sloan/AFP/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Takes New Look At Affirmative Action

The U.S. Supreme Court said Tuesday it will return to the issue of affirmative action in higher education for the first time since its 2003 decision endorsing the use of race as a factor in admissions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2012

WSU Campus

Wayne State University Approves Tougher Admissions Policy

Wayne State University’s board has approved a tougher new admissions policy aimed at boosting the school’s graduation rate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2012

Wayne State University-Old Main Building

Wayne State Might Tighten Admission Rules

The head of Wayne State University wants to make it tougher to be admitted into the school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2011

Breslin Center sign on campus of MSU. Wikimedia Commons

Michigan State Expecting Largest Freshman Class Ever

The ivy-covered halls of Michigan State University could be a little more crowded this fall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2011

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AG: ‘Nutty’ Affirmative Action Case Will Be Fought

Calling it a “nutty” decision, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said he’ll meet a Friday deadline to ask an entire appeals court to overturn a ruling that struck down the state’s ban on affirmative action in college admissions and government hiring.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2011

Easy College Scholarship Contest

Once students enter high school, they need to be on a constant watch for possible scholarships.

07/31/2010

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