Georgetown to expel 2 students linked to admissions scandal

Credit: Seattle Times- Published on May 16, 2019
WASHINGTON (AP) — Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., says it is expelling two students linked to an admissions scandal involving the school’s former tennis coach. Former coach Gordon Ernst has pleaded not guilty to accepting $2.7 million in bribes to designate at least 12 applicants as tennis recruits, whether or not...
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Published on May 18, 2019 -  00:49
Students In College Admissions Scandal Told To Lie About Race On Applications
According to a report by Business Insider, wealthy families involved in the college admissions scandal were advised to have their children falsely claim to be racial minorities on their applications to boost their chances of being accepted at top colleges. The Wall Street Journal originally reported that William "Rick' Singer, the man behind the scheme, told parents that not having their children lie about their race would leave them in a 'competitive disadvantage' in the admissions process.

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