MIT, in Cambridge, Mass., has a 7 percent acceptance rate and an SAT range 1490-1570. The cost for 2019-2020 was $73,160, and it had 4,530 undergraduate students. MIT was rated No. 1 "best" college in America for 2020, by Niche, "based on rigorous analysis of academic, admissions, financial, and student life data from the U.S. Department of Education along with millions of reviews from students and alumni." … [Read more...] about What are the hardest colleges to get into?
How fortunate it is to come to a country where you don’t know anybody and find people you can build something with together. Within an hour of meeting Ainiwaer, the third partner who is Uighur from Sweden, he agreed to open a restaurant with Dilmurat and Amat. They just trusted each other, Dilmurat says. When he met Amat, he felt the same. “There’s some feeling. I can tell he is a nice guy. I don’t know if he’s feeling the same way.” … [Read more...] about ‘They don’t know us’: At Sama Uyghur Cuisine, three immigrants recreate their native foods
Schubert + Song California Chamber Orchestra performs Schubert’s Symphony No. 1, Barber’s “Knoxville: Summer of 1915” and Gwyneth Walker’s “The Light of Three Mornings.” Gershwin Performing Arts Center, Murrieta Mesa High School, 24801 Monroe Ave., Murrieta. Sat., 7:30 p.m. $10-$35. (800) 595-4849. CalChamberOrchestra.org … [Read more...] about Classical music in L.A. this week: Yuja Wang, ‘Roberto Devereux’ and more
Not only will the students consider the possible economic impact the memorial wall could have on Fall River, but they will also look at the city’s other tourist attractions including Bicentennial Park, Battleship Cove and the Marine Museum. … [Read more...] about Students to study economic impact of Fall River Vietnam wall
How about the people who complain about gridlock, about how divided government and the separation of powers get in the way of needed legislation? Our tax code is a mess, our immigration laws badly need reform, our campaign finance laws should be updated. Except none of this can happen when we’re at each other’s throats. If we split apart, the separate sections would be more likely to arrive at an agreement. … [Read more...] about F.H. Buckley: Is America on the brink of a third secession? Here’s what it would look like