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What college cheating scandal says about race

The college admissions scandal reinforced for many what they have long believed: That the process can be gamed by those with wealth and influence.

Lawsuit: Harvard ranks Asian-Americans lower on personality traits

A group that claims Harvard puts quotas on Asian-American applicants contends the university scores them higher than students of other races on academics and extracurricular activities but ranks them lowest in a "personal" category covering such traits as likability and "attractive to be with."