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As colleges obsess over rankings, students shrug

(AP Photo/Reed Saxon)   When US News & World Report debuted its list of “America’s Best Colleges” nearly 30 years ago, the magazine hoped its college rankings would be a game-changer for students and families. But arguably, they’ve had a much bigger effect on colleges themselves. Yes, students and families still buy the guide and […]

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