Changing the standard: Colleges accept applicants without SAT scores

After countless hours of studying, Ellie Foyle was disappointed by her SAT scores. A student at a prestigious boarding school in Connecticut, she felt that the test results did not accurately reflect her abilities. Luckily for her, Foyle learned that her scores wouldn’t hold her back everywhere she applied. Her top-choice school, Rollins College, which is ranked No. 1 by…

Profiling Nikki Kramer

  She read from the teleprompter as if she were an NBC news anchor. She read tributes of prominent journalists and walked through galleries of Pulitzer-prize-winning news photographs. She answered tough ethical questions in an interactive exhibit. Nikki Kramer visited the Newseum, a Washington museum about journalism, in January with her  mom and grandma. “A…