YCBK 407: 20 answers to questions about taking a Gap Year
YCBK 407: 20 answers to questions about taking a Gap Year [Transcript]

YCBK 408: Colleges come up with very creative ways to use the ACT/SAT

Introduction :

  • Mark does a deep dive on Yale’s decision to embrace a test flexible policy
  • Hillary Dickman comes on to explain how Colorado College’s non-harm test score policy works.
  • Mark interviews Andy Borst, the VP of enrollment at the University of Georgia on the topic of, why do college students go out of state and why are so many heading to southern universities
  • Mark shares an investment story.

Andy Borst Interview – Preview Part 2:

  • Andy and I continue to discuss various reasons why students are headed south for college. I ask Andy about six other reasons people some people believe helps to explain why students are headed south.
  • Andy goes on the hotseat for our lightening round.


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