Kirk Carapezza appears in the following:
Thursday, April 29, 2021
More employers are focusing on skills rather than credentials, creating an opportunity for job candidates without college degrees to land positions.
Sunday, December 06, 2020
Medical schools report applications are way up. Admissions experts are citing the pandemic, the economy and a prominent doctor. It's called "the Fauci effect."
Thursday, November 12, 2020
An appeals court ruled in favor of Harvard University in a suit alleging that its admissions process discriminated against Asian Americans.
Thursday, May 21, 2020
The college admissions scandal revealed last year has produced plea bargains. Actress Lori Loughlin has agreed to plead guilty and to serve two months in prison.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
The College Board, which administers the SAT, is spelling out how it will make the college entrance exam available in and out of school during the coronavirus pandemic.
Thursday, October 03, 2019
A new change by the National Association of College Admissions Counselors means colleges can now more aggressively recruit potential students — even after they've committed to another school.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Businessman Devin Sloane was sentenced to four months in prison and 500 hours of community service Tuesday in the nationwide college admissions bribery and cheating scheme.
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Laura Janke had previously denied taking bribes for writing the phony biographies, but she is now the fourth corrupt coach to plead guilty. She's expected to testify against others in the case.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Dozens of people have been charged in a scam aimed at getting children of the rich and famous into elite colleges. The scam involved cheating on entrance exams and fake athletic credentials.
In Massachusetts, Labor Shortage in Field of Integrated Photonics Means New Opportunities for Workers
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Modern technology is increasingly dependent on fiber optics, for which there's currently a shortage of trained technicians.
Friday, November 02, 2018
The Harvard University admissions trial comes to a close on Friday. The case centers on how much a school can consider race in admissions.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Decreasing support for higher education in Montana could mean the first "no" vote for using property taxes to support public colleges.
Monday, October 15, 2018
A federal lawsuit alleging racial discrimination in Harvard University's admissions process goes to court this week. It could have big consequences for higher education.
Monday, September 17, 2018
A new survey finds that the majority of Americans disagree with the Supreme Court's ruling to uphold affirmative action. But most still say that they value diversity on college campuses.
Friday, August 31, 2018
The Justice Department has backed a lawsuit alleging that Harvard University illegally discriminates against Asian-Americans. And mourners are paying tribute to John McCain and Aretha Franklin.
Friday, August 31, 2018
The Justice Department is backing a lawsuit alleging that Harvard University illegally discriminates against Asian-Americans.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
The Justice Department is backing a lawsuit that charges Harvard University discriminates against Asian-American applicants.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
A federal judge in California recently ordered the Education Department to stop collecting on loans of students who attended schools run by the now defunct Corinthian Colleges.
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Asians are the fastest growing ethnic group in the country, but few colleges and universities offer programs about Asian-American history or culture.
Friday, March 30, 2018
For the first time in the history of American higher education, a state public university has purchased a for-profit college and the deal is stirring some controversy.