Where you go is not who you'll be : An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania. / Frank Bruni.
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- ISBN: 9781478959212 (sound recording)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (6 audio files) : digital
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: Ashland : Hachette Book Group, 2015.
|General Note:|| Unabridged.
|Summary, etc.:|| Year after year, high school seniors open rejection letters that destroy their confidence and lead them to believe they have failed at one of life's most critical junctures-something that has happened in so many American households with college-bound kids. While there are countless books teaching people how to identify and get into the colleges of their dreams, there's a deep need for dialogue questioning the intensity of those dreams, emphasizing that the college admissions moment isn't the most important in a lifetime, illustrating that college is what a student makes of it, and exhorting people to look at it in a different, less status-oriented way.Expanding on an April 2014 column titled, "Our Crazy College Crossroads"-which went viral, generated numerous emails to Bruni, and topped the "most viewed" and "most emailed" categories of the New York Times for days-Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be is the manifesto that puts the college...
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