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Bard College in New York recently announced that it is veering drastically away from the standard US college admissions practice that requires students to submit transcripts, standardized test scores, and teacher recommendations as part of their college application. Instead, this private liberal arts college is inviting applicants to write four 2,500-word research papers on college-level…

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