Applying to college amid the Harvard admissions lawsuit

January 11, 2019

High school seniors across the country have just wrapped up their college applications, and are undoubtedly anxious for decision time this spring. This year, some students worked hard to present themselves a little differently, amid an ongoing suit against Harvard University, which claims Harvard’s admissions policies unfairly discriminate against Asian American applicants.

At Bard High School Early College in Queens, New York, several students of color weighed in on what the college application process was like, especially when admissions policies involving race were making national news.

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