In this week's episode you will hear
In the News (20:37): After a lengthy introduction about some big announcements to start off the first week of our third year, we turn our attention to an article from Wall Street Journal, “How to Fix College Admissions”Part 3, by Melissa Korn. Korn interviews several groups in the world of college admissions – admissions officers, counselors, parents, students - to identify ways in which the admissions system could be fixed. We continue by discussing points 8-10. Mark’s lifelong friend, Dr. David Williams serves as the co-host for this episode. (Length 34:02)
Chapter 106 of 171 Answers: We are in Chapter 106 of 171 Answers and Mark and Dave discuss, What happens if a parent refuses to complete the FAFSA?
This week’s question (1:04:15) is from a listener who asks,
This week’s interview (1:19:48) Colonel Rob Kirkland talks about /p>
Mark’s recommended resource of the week (1:29:01) is the book, "Generation Z goes to college" by Corey Seemiller.
College Spotlight (1:40:12): UNC Asheville https://www.unca.edu/
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