“Ask questions, but don’t friend him on Facebook.”
— New York Times education reporter Jacques Steinberg on The Today Show giving advice on whether high school students should contact college admissions officers such a Grinnell’s Seth Allen, who was also a guest on the show.
You can read the Times article and view the Today Show clip here.
About the blogger
Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.