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Author Laporte, Nicole, author.

Title Guilty admissions : the bribes, favors, and phonies behind the college cheating scandal / Nicole LaPorte.

Publication Info. New York : Twelve, 2021.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    378.161 LAP    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description vii, 341 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-339).
Contents College night terror -- The guy -- Breaking glass -- Toddler admissions mania -- Welcome to the Gold Coast -- The sports connection -- The fall of Troy -- Buckley blues -- Don't cheat -- Nailing a score -- Moss baby [Mossimo Giannulli] -- Beantown showdown.
Summary An exposé of the Varsity Blues scandal reveals how an unscrupulous college counselor named Rick Singer preyed on the desperation of wealthy, upper class, insecure parents who sought to have their children admitted to elite colleges to maintain their own social status.
Subject Universities and colleges -- Admission -- Corrupt practices -- United States.
Universities and colleges -- United States -- Administration.
ISBN 9781538717097 (hardcover)
1538717093 (hardcover)

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