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Steve Friess

Steve Friess is a Michigan-based freelance journalist whose work appears regularly in Playboy, The New York Times, The New Republic and many others. He first covered education as the beat reporter for the Las Vegas Review-Journal from 1996 to 1999. Friess was a Knight-Wallace Fellow at the University of Michigan in 2011-12.

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Rural students often go unnoticed by colleges. Can virtual counseling put them on the map?

In rural high schools, college guidance is often inadequate or non-existent. But new programs are popping up to help