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Two College Board Partners Named "Most Innovative People in Higher Education"

Two of our partners topped Washington Monthly's "Sixteen Most Innovative People in Higher Education" list—Nicole Hurd, founder of College Advising Corps, and Dan Porterfield, president of Franklin & Marshall College and College Board trustee.

How Starbucks Serves Its Students
More than seventy percent of Starbucks employees are students or aspiring students. Thanks to the Starbucks College Achievement Plan, they can now earn a bachelor’s degree through Arizona State University — with full tuition reimbursement for all four years.
Score Week for Counselors is a chance to learn your way around the K–12 score reporting portal before PSAT/NMSQT scores are released to students.
Happy 30th Anniversary ACCUPLACER
This year, ACCUPLACER celebrates its 30th anniversary. Throughout its three decades, ACCUPLACER has provided institutions with immediate and accurate results on their students’ strengths and weaknesses in core subjects, while delivering reliable data to aid in college course placement.
Implications from Fisher II: New Guidance from the Access & Diversity Collaborative
The Access & Diversity Collaborative has studied the most recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in Fisher v. University of Texas and summarized the Court’s guidance regarding race-conscious enrollment practices.

Christiansen was featured in an NBC News article entitled, "Dreading Writing Your College Application Essay? Tips From the Pros."

Supporting Parents on the Journey to College
The College Board is hosting a monthly webinar series to help parents support their children during the college planning process. Sign up today!
Leap (a School) Year

Johnathan Allen, a University of Central Florida student and College Board intern, offers advice for students considering a gap year.

Jim Montoya Named Chief of Membership, Governance, and Global Higher Education and Secretary of the Corporation
As of August 1, Jim Montoya has been promoted to the role of Chief of Membership, Governance, and Global Higher Education and Secretary of the Corporation.