As the world of college admissions becomes more and more competitive, institutions are looking for ways to capture and evaluate applicant qualities outside of traditional metrics in order to find best-fit students.

During this session, you'll hear about new trends in application review and assessment. Panelists will include:

  • Andy Palumbo, Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid from Worcester Polytechnic Institute who will discuss the impact of going test optional
  • Adam Brumer, Senior Consultant for Education First who will discuss the Reimagining College Access initiative and how members can evaluate performance assessment materials
  • Angela Duckworth, Founder and CEO of Character Lab who will discuss discerning strengths from what students write in their Common App written statements