BigZuck wrote:alphebetagamma wrote:also, just wondering, but is there a general consensus as to why columbia puts soo many people on reserve? i mean, it's generally known to be impossible to get off of, right?
For the same reason applicants apply to safety schools they would never, ever actually attend.
i guess for me it seems irrational to me to apply to a school i wouldn't attend in the first place, so the practice seems strange, but that totally makes sense. good analogy~ thanks!