The Observer

Focusing on Character Won’t Lead to More Compassion

A new college admissions movement, led by Harvard, seeks to emphasize applicants’ character as much as other qualities.

By Fiona Asbury, Editor-in-Chief

February 25, 2016

College admissions officers face a daunting task: they must take piles of paper and weave them into a qualified, enthusiastic and cohesive student body, a group of students who will band together and change the world. As admissions officers sift through applications, they look for individuals with a...

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