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New Program Aims to Boost Number of Latino Faculty February 9, 2016 | U.S. News

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is quoted about The Center for Minority Serving Institutions launching a new program called Pathways to the Professoriate.

New, Reading-heavy SAT Has Students Worried February 8, 2016 | New York Times

Dean Eric Furda of Admissions comments on the new SAT and says the performance of first-time test takers will determine which version of the test is better.

How a Simpler Approach to Retirement Savings Can Make You Richer February 9, 2016 | Time

Olivia Mitchell and Donald Keim of the Wharton School are featured for their collaborative research on simplifying the choices offered when selecting a retirement savings plan.

Young Sanders Supporters: What if Clinton Wins the Nomination? (+ video) February 8, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center is quoted about young supporters of presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

Why Not Tax Bullets? February 7, 2016 | The American Interest

Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy & Practice shares his opinion on the idea of taxing gun bullets.