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A Supposed Stickler for the Rules, Now at the Center of a U.S.C. Scandal

A Supposed Stickler for the Rules, Now at the Center of a U.S.C. Scandal

A college admissions scheme has roiled U.S.C., where several coaches are under indictment.
Stuyvesant Has 29 Black Students Out of 3,300. How Do They Feel?

Stuyvesant Has 29 Black Students Out of 3,300. How Do They Feel?

Members of Stuyvesant High School’s Black Students League and Aspira, the Hispanic student organization, met in Battery Park after school on Wednesday.
The Argument: Is Trump Causing White Terrorism?

The Argument: Is Trump Causing White Terrorism?

Police officers stood guard near Al Noor Mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand on Sunday. Last week, 50 people were killed as a result of a shooting at two mosques in the city, including Al Noor.
As College Consulting Expands, Are High School Counselors Advocates or Adversaries?

As College Consulting Expands, Are High School Counselors Advocates or Adversaries?

William Singer, center, and the wealthy parents he served in a vast college fraud scheme conspired to push high school counselors out of the admissions process.
As College Consulting Expands, Are High School Counselors Advocates or Adversaries?

As College Consulting Expands, Are High School Counselors Advocates or Adversaries?

William Singer, center, and the wealthy parents he served in a vast college fraud scheme conspired to push high school counselors out of the admissions process.
Only 7 Black Students Got Into N.Y.’s Most Selective High School, Out of 895 Spots

Only 7 Black Students Got Into N.Y.’s Most Selective High School, Out of 895 Spots

Students at Stuyvesant High School, where only seven black applicants gained admission on Monday.
‘Pied Piper’ of College Admissions Scam Had All the Answers

‘Pied Piper’ of College Admissions Scam Had All the Answers

“Getting In: Gaining Admission to Your College of Choice,” a book that Mr. Singer wrote with a colleague in 2014.
‘Pied Piper’ of College Admissions Scam Had All the Answers

‘Pied Piper’ of College Admissions Scam Had All the Answers

“Getting In: Gaining Admission to Your College of Choice,” a book that Mr. Singer wrote with a colleague in 2014.

How William Singer Sold His College Admissions Company

William Singer, known as Rick, is at the center of a major college admissions scandal. A series of videos posted on his YouTube account reveals some of the advice he gave to students.
‘I Put My Work In’: Honest Applicants Await College Admissions Results

‘I Put My Work In’: Honest Applicants Await College Admissions Results

Prospective college students, clockwise from top left: Jackson Lamb, Surbhi Sharma, Angus Gosman and Karen Ge.
‘I Put My Work In’: Honest Applicants Await College Admissions Results

‘I Put My Work In’: Honest Applicants Await College Admissions Results

Prospective college students, clockwise from top left: Jackson Lamb, Surbhi Sharma, Angus Gosman and Karen Ge.
The Scandals of Meritocracy

The Scandals of Meritocracy

Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass.