"If you come from a low-income high school, your school might only offer a few AP courses, you might not be able to afford a SAT tutor, and you might be working instead of applying for awards."
"I got in partly because I was smart, partly because I'm really lucky, and artly because I did a good job playing that admissions game and selling myself. But I also learned that I partly got in because of where I came from.
And that was kinda bullshit."
This piece was inspired and informed by Molly's original reporting, which can be found here.