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"Smart and credible." — The New York Times
About the Author
Loren Pope (1910-2008) was education editor of the New York Times in the 1950s. In 1965 he opened the
College Placement Bureau in Washington, D.C., to help families of college-bound students make informed choices. He was
also the author of Looking Beyond the Ivy League and wrote numerous articles about the college application process.
Hilary Masell Oswald lives in Denver, Colorado, where she writes about education, architecture and design, and public
policy. Her work has appeared in Newsday, the Chicago Tribune, Edutopia, and other publications and websites.