What's new in college admissions?

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What's new in college admissions? (10 May 2022)
This webinar featured a panel of admissions professionals from a variety of public and private higher education institutions who discussed current trends in college admissions, how schools can best prepare students for today's higher education environment, and answered questions about college preparatory curriculum, testing, equity, and more.

Erin Earle, EdD, Director, Campus Visit Experience, The University of Rhode Island and Past-President, New England Association for College Admission Counseling (NEACAC)
Tessa Greenhalgh, Admission Counselor (for New England), Bard College, New York
Aastha Kapoor, Regional Manager - South Asia, Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions, University of Massachusetts Lowell
Mackenzie Murphy, Enrollment Specialist, Nashua Community College, New Hampshire





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