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Bryn Mawr’s Chief Enrollment and Communications Officer Quoted in New York Times Blog Post “An Indian Student’s Guide to the SAT and ACT”

Posted January 26, 2012

A quote from Chief Enrollment and Communications Officer Jenny Rickard opens the Jan. 25 post “An Indian Student’s Guide to the SAT and ACT Admissions Exams” in The New York Times’ “The Choice on India Ink” blog. From the post: The key for most international applicants is less about test scores than about differentiating themselves […]

Bryn Mawr in the Media: Inside Higher Ed

Posted September 30, 2009

Bryn Mawr’s new Test Flexible policy is among the innovations taking place in the use of standardized testing by higher education institutions in admissions, writes the editor at Inside Higher Ed.

Bryn Mawr in the Media: The Washington

Posted September 8, 2009

Washington Post Columnist Jay Mathews looks at Bryn Mawr’s new “Test Flexible” policy and asks Will Advanced Placement Replace the SAT?

Bryn Mawr adopts new testing policy promoting greater flexibility and emphasis on subject mastery

Posted June 3, 2009

Bryn Mawr College, hard on the heels of an admissions year bringing a record number of applications, has completed a review of what enables success in its highly selective undergraduate college. Finding that subject-oriented tests are often more informative than other standardized tests at Bryn Mawr, it has opened more options for tests submitted with applications. Read more »