La Voz News

College admissions corrupted by wealth, legacy

Mehek Kapur, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2019

In light of the FBI’s Operation Varsity Blues, which revealed parents across the country bribing coaches, SAT test proctors, and other college admissions officials as well as staging scores and extracurricular activities at various top colleges, a large portion of the public outcry that resulted has...

Email searching scandal a distraction from main problem: Widespread cheating by Harvard undergraduate students

Nathan Mitchell, Asst. News Editor

March 18, 2013

Harvard University searched the email accounts of 16 resident deans to determine who leaked information about how the deans should advise students implicated in the spring 2012 cheating scandal. The search found that one of the resident deans, who acts as an academic mentor and lives in the dormitories,...