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Old 06-14-2016, 04:27 PM
Algher is offline
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Originally Posted by Kimstu View Post
The fact that Stanford, one of the most competitive universities in the country with an applicant acceptance rate of under 5%, admitted this guy as a student in the first place is a reflection on them.

Of course, it's also a reflection on the alumni and other fans who prioritize sports success over academic achievement to the extent of incentivizing the admission of very mediocre students who happen to be good athletes.
So you have seen his application? Know his SAT scores and GPA? Read his admissions essay? Seen a copy of his grades from his time as a Stanford student?