Re: “A higher ed system for the rich, another for the poor” (editorial, 8-11).
I found your editorial very perplexing. Where have your writers been for the last 100 years?
The system of the wealthy being admitted to Ivy League schools has been a known fact all of my life. Public colleges and land grant colleges such as Washington State University were established so that more students with limited means could be educated.
That is not to say that students with high academic credentials should not be admitted, it is just a fact of life that money buys privilege. …