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Addressing Access, SAT Receives Revamp

The College Board announced extensive changes to the SAT on Wednesday that will eschew the mandatory timed essay and esoteric vocabulary to return to a two-section format with a maximum score of 1,600 points — rather than 2,400 — and an optional essay. The changes, which will take effect in[Read More…]

by March 7, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

SATs Free for DC

SAT testing will be free for all juniors and seniors at public and charter high schools in Washington, D.C., this year, Mayor Vincent Gray recently announced. The new program, which will affect more than 7,000 students this year, is funded through the Office of the State Superintendent of Education in[Read More…]

by September 6, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Georgetown Recruits Close to Home

While some students spend several hours and hundreds of dollars traveling to visit their families back home, Darryl Robinson (COL ’15) lives only a 10-minute bus ride away. “It feels like every day, when I get up, I’m not at Georgetown,” Robinson said. “I don’t feel like anything has changed[Read More…]

by February 17, 2012 0 comments City News, News