IECA members are regularly contacted by the media for their contributions to articles on many educational issues, including college admissions, school advising, LD issues, international students, and therapeutic advice.
Eric Allen (MD) and Steven Goodman (DC) were quoted in “Here’s How to Make the Most Out of Your Graduate School Campus Visit” in the Washington Post on February 15.
Steven Goodman (DC) was quoted in “Application Numbers Steady After Test-Optional Spike” in the GW Hatchet on March 7.
Theresa Mady-Grove was quoted in “4 Things to Know About College Early Action Programs” in U.S. News & World Report on October 5, 2018.
Carolyn Mulligan (NJ) was quoted in “Data Mine” in the NACAC Journal of College Admissions, Winter 2019.
Jennie Kent (Colombia) and Jeff Levy (CA) were quoted in “What International Students Should Know About the FAFSA” in U.S. News & World Report on January 29.
Rod Bugarin, Student member (CO) was quoted in “4 Things to Know About College Early Action Programs” in U.S. News and World Report on October 5, 2018.
Gina Gerrato-Greenhaus (CA) was quoted in “Are You Well-Suited for a Career in STEM?” In NextStepStem, Winter 2019.
Laurie Kopp Weingarten (NJ) was quoted in “’You don’t have time for it’—Why Penn Admissions doesn’t fact-check most applications” in the Daily Pennsylvanian on January 31.
Kelly Linehan, Associate member (NY), was featured in “Business Helps Coach High Schoolers through College Applications” in the Times Union on February 28.
Peter Wright (MA) was quoted in the Boston Herald, “Admissions Consultants Warn of Red Flags.”
Alexandra Rhodes (CA) was interviewed on Access Live, KNBC-TV in “Educational Expert Says Bribery Scandal ‘Is a Level of Criminality We Have Never Seen.’”
Bari Norman (NY) was quoted in USA Today, “College Admissions Scandal Involving Felicity Huffman and Lori Laughlin Was a Long Time Coming. Here’s How the System Got so Rigged.”
Steven Mercer (CA) New York Times, “Inside the Pricey Totally Legal World of College Consultants.”
Jan Esposito (NY) was quoted in Newsday in the article “Local college advisors see parents obsessed with children getting into good schools.”
Janet Rosier (CT) was quoted in the Connecticut Post on March 12 in “College Admissions Scandal ‘Reinforces the Craziness of Whole Game,’ Experts Say” and was interviewed on WTHN, Channel 8, Good Morning Connecticut on March 14, “News 8 sits down with a college admissions consultant to address admissions scandal.”
Tina Trafaglia (IL), Brooke Daly, Associate member (NC), and Sarah Langford, Associate member (IL) were quoted in the Chicago Tribune article “College Bribery Scandal Puts Spotlight on Admissions Consulting, a Booming but Unregulated Cottage Industry” on March 14.
Mark Sklarow was quoted in and IECA was mentioned as a primary resource in “Do you need an independent educational consultant? 6 questions to ask” in MSN Money on March 14.
Mark Sklarow and Mandee Heller Adler (FL) were quoted in “Do all students cheat on their college applications? No, consultants say but there are plenty of problems” in USA Today on March 14.
Kate Malczewski (MN) was interviewed on her local news channel KARE 11 about the “Varsity Blues” scandal in “College bribery allegations stunning to those who work in the industry.”
Laurie Kopp Weingarten (NJ) Susan Dabbar (DC), and Janet Rosier (CT) were quoted in “How to Find Trustworthy College Admissions Advice” in the New York Times, which also referenced data from IECA, on March 18.