Gazette highlights admissions Web interviews

The gizmos and gadgetry of the Cornell admission process were on full display on Friday as the Cedar Rapids Gazette¬†featured Cornell’s Web cam interviewing process on the front page.

Darrell Aaron ’05 was pictured and quoted in the article that discussed this leap forward in recruiting tactics, a leap in which Cornell is leading the way as “one of few colleges or universities in Iowa using the webcam technology for admission interviews,” according to the article.

“As a small college we really like to personally connect with students,” said Jonathan Stroud, dean of admission. “They are able to see each other and we think, as a result, relate a little bit more to one another as real people.”

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