Over the last few decades, Americans have turned college admissions
into a terrifying and occasionally devastating process, preceded by
test prep, tutors, all sorts of stratagems, all kinds of rankings,
and a conviction among too many young people that their futures
will be determined and their worth established by which schools say
yes and which say no.
That belief is wrong. It's cruel. And in WHERE YOU GO IS NOT WHO
YOU'LL BE, Frank Bruni explains... more...