Vanity Fair's Schools for Scandal

Vanity Fair's Schools for Scandal

The Inside Dramas at 16 of America's Most Elite Campuses--plus Oxford!

Book - 2017
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A collection of essays focuses on the political, sexual, and administrative scandals that have recently rocked college and prep school campuses, from the Duke lacrosse team's rape case to the allegations against the now-closed Trump University.
Publisher: New York :, Simon & Schuster,, 2017.
Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
ISBN: 9781501173745
150117374X
Characteristics: vii, 388 pages ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Carter, Graydon - Editor
Contents: Introduction / Cullen Murphy
Secrets & rituals. Yale's skull and bones club: "Powerful secrets" / Alexandra Robbins
Oxford's dangerous sports club: "Extreme Oxford" / Brett Martin
Morality tales. Hillsdale College: "Deadly devotion"
St. Paul's School: "Dangerous privilege" / Todd S. Purdum
Miss Porter's school: "The code of Miss Porter's" Evgenia Peretz
Stanford Graduate School of Business: "Case study in scandal" / David Margolick
Phantom charges. Duke Lacrosse case: "That championship scandal" / Buzz Bissinger
UVA-Rolling Stone case: "Shadows on the lawn" / Sarah Ellison
Campus controversial. Kent School headmaster vs. Family guy's Seth MacFarlane: "The Kent School mystery" / Michael Shnayerson
Transylvania University art heist: "Majoring in crime" / John Falk
Perilous patterns. Phillips Exeter Academy: "Exeter's passion play" / Jesse Kornbluth
St. Paul's School: "A private-school affair" / Alex Shoumatoff
United States Air Force Academy: "Code of dishonor" / Clara Bingham
Marlborough School: "The prep school and predator" / Evgenia Peretz
St. George's School: "St. George's hidden dragons" / Benjamin Wallace
Follow the money. Harvard: "Rich Harvard, poor Harvard" / Nina Munk
Columbia's St. Anthony Hall: "Hall of secrets" / John Sedgwick
Trump University: "Big hair on campus" / William D. Cohan.
Summary: A collection of essays focuses on the political, sexual, and administrative scandals that have recently rocked college and prep school campuses, from the Duke lacrosse team's rape case to the allegations against the now-closed Trump University.

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