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[observation, 2015] Determined to get into one of the dozen or so most selective institutions of higher learning in America? I'm sorry to break the news, but your odds have never been worse, unless you're the winner of a national science contest, a Bolshoi-ready dancer, a surfing legend, a stoic political refugee from a country we really loathe, an heroic political scion from a country we really ...
Graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1986 with a B.A. in English. He was a Morehead Scholar and on the staff of the student paper, The Daily Tar Heel. Graduated second in his class with a M.S. degree in journalism from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. At Columbia, he also won a Pulitzer Traveling Fellowship.