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23 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

Temple making standardized tests optional

Starting fall 2015 applicants to Temple University will not have to submit standardized test scores, the university announced Tuesday, making it the first public research university in the Northeast to adopt a test-optional admissions policy.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Temple University, Pennsylvania, Gettysburg College

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Reuters

Temple University scraps SAT requirement for new students

Philadelphia's Temple University said on Tuesday it will no longer require prospective students to submit a standardized test score when they apply, joining a small but growing group of schools that believe there are other ways to gauge talent.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Temple University

Mon Jul 28, 2014

KSL-TV

Bryn Mawr to drop SAT requirement for admission

Bryn Mawr College, the small private women's school on the Main Line, last week joined a growing number of schools around the country that no longer require the SAT or other standardized test scores for admission.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Saint Joseph's University, Dickinson College, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA

Philly.com

Building bonds among kids of terrorism's victims

Everyone on the orange team Sunday - and the blue and the red and teal, for that matter, all 72 campers - had lost a loved one to terrorism.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Family, Kids, World News, Kenya, East Windsor, NJ

Fri Jul 25, 2014

CBS News

Who's benefiting from test-optional colleges?

One of the most unpleasant roadblocks that teenagers face when getting into college is taking the ACT or SAT admissions tests.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Family, Teenagers, Bates College

Philly.com

Bryn Mawr to drop SAT requirement for admission

Bryn Mawr College, the small private women's school on the Main Line, this week joined a growing number of schools around the country that no longer require the SAT or other standardized test scores for admission.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Bryn Mawr, PA, Philadelphia, PA, Saint Joseph's University, Susquehanna University

Thu Jul 24, 2014

OCLC Research

Library Partnership welcomes two new Partners:...

We are pleased to welcome Bryn Mawr College and Deakin University to the OCLC Research Library Partnership ! The Partner Representatives are Dr. Gina Siesing, Chief Information Officer and Constance A. Jones Director of Libraries for Bryn Mawr College, and Ms.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

O-R Online

W&J among 10 Pennsylvania schools to form consortium

Washington & Jefferson College is among 10 liberal arts colleges across Pennsylvania that have joined to form a consortium in an effort to cut costs, improve the quality of programs and enhance inter-institutional collaboration.

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Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Washington & Jefferson College, Gettysburg College, Bryn Mawr, PA, Dickinson College

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Philly.com

DCCC teacher earns two awards

MEDIA A Delaware County Community College professor received two teaching awards this year - one from her own school and one regional honor for educators.

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Related Topix: Delaware County, PA, Media, PA, Havertown, PA, Rosemont College

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Times Leader

Local chatter: Seton grad earns doctorate in organic chemistry

Maria DeMuro Winters, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph DeMuro, of Pittston, recently graduated from Bryn Mawr College with a Ph.D in organic chemistry.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Pittston, PA, York College of Pennsylvania, Phoenixville, PA, Avoca, PA

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

DeMuro Winters receives Ph.D. in organic chemistry

Maria DeMuro Winters, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph DeMuro of Pittston, graduated from Bryn Mawr College with a Ph.D. in organic chemistry.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Pittston, PA, York College of Pennsylvania, Phoenixville, PA

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