8 US colleges that are just as — or more — selective than the Ivy League

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Ivy League schools have begun to release early admission numbers for the class of 2021. They’re considerably higher than the regular-decision admissions numbers that will come in the spring.

Although the Ivies are notoriously tough to get into — their regular admission acceptance rates range from 5.2% to 13.96% — you might be surprised to learn that other schools have even lower acceptance rates.

Below, find eight US schools that are even more selective than some of the Ivies, according to statistics provided on the class of 2020* admission rates from school websites or admissions offices dire…

A Little Appreciation Can Go a Long Way in Your Relationships

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“There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than bread.” ~Mother Teresa

I’ve been in a relationship with my boyfriend for over four years. We’ve had our fair share of great times and not so pretty moments, but this summer our relationship was put the test.

During that time, I went through some major  transitions with my career and personal development, all things that needed to happen for me to be best version of myself.

Those months were filled with long hours of working and being alone, solely focusing on creating the future I wanted. I was in deep…

Barbara Corcoran shares 3 things she's learned from working alongside Mark Cuban on 'Shark Tank'

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“Shark Tank” investor Barbara Corcoran has spent a lot of time with Mark Cuban. Here are a few things she has learned from him.

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