While high school students across the country are waiting to hear back from their perspective universities, two US teens have made nationwide news for being accepted to all eight Ivy League colleges. Seventeen-year-old Cassandra Hsiao, from southern California, gained acceptance to Harvard, Princeton, Yale, Columbia, Cornell, Brown, Dartmouth and Penn, a feat achieved by a…

The process of applying for college in America is long, complex and very competitive. Universities look for students who excel academically, and are passionate about extracurricular activities, like sports, music and community service. In the search for the right match, admission staff read mountains of letters of recommendation, essays and personal statements. But a new…

Questions have been raised about a Chinese company paying thousands of dollars to top universities in the United States, according to Reuters news service. Reuters says the money was given in exchange to help Chinese students apply to those schools. In October, Reuters reported that eight former employees of Dipont Education Management Group had changed or improved students’…