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James S. Murphy

James S. Murphy is the deputy director of higher-education policy at Education Reform Now and the author of a series of issue briefs on “The Future of Fair Admissions.”

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Stories by this Author

  • The Review | Opinion

    Where Are the Low-Income Students? Not Here.

    Fairfield, Tulane, Elon, and Oberlin are among the institutions that enroll the smallest share of Pell-eligible students.
  • The Review | Opinion

    Good Riddance to Legacy Admissions

    Colleges will soon have a harder time giving a leg up to children of alumni.
  • The Review

    Let’s Ax the SAT Essay

    Yes, it’s important that students know how to write. But standardized tests are not the right way to assess that ability.