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ABA Votes to Keep Standardized Tests

The association rejected the idea of allowing law schools to be test optional.

‘This Is Bigger Than Her’

The first Latina crowned Miss Coppin State University is facing backlash on social media for taking on the role at a historically Black university. The incident raises larger questions about who belongs at and can represent HBCUs as their student populations diversify.

More Universities Drop ‘U.S. News’ Medical School Rankings

Plus the law school rankings gain a new critic: Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

Teaching How to Teach the Holocaust

University of Kentucky embarks on an initiative to train K-12 teachers to teach about the Holocaust. Rising antisemitism nationwide, as well as some recent incidents in the state and on the campus, have made the work feel especially pressing to its supporters.

Columbia, Mount Sinai, Penn and Stanford Medical Schools Drop ‘U.S. News’

The universities followed Harvard in criticizing the way the magazine ranks medical colleges.

Will Business Schools Join the Revolt?

Admissions leaders have mixed feelings about U.S. News.

Will Law Schools Respond to ‘U.S. News’ Changes?

Reactions were muted or critical to a series of ways the magazine said it would improve its rankings.