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September 11, 2020

Dr. Nia Evans and Dr. Diana Hallorhan for Slate write about the harms of administering the MCAT during a pandemic, as well as the racially discriminatory Flexner Report. SEA gets a mention!


October 20, 2020

Joyce Frieden of Medpage Today writes about AAMC's response to Rep. Ro Khanna and Sen. Elizabeth Warren. NBOME wrestles with in-person testing. SEA's response is featured in the piece.


September 3, 2020

Joyce Frieden of MedPage Today followed-up with SEA members regarding the letter that Rep. Ro Khanna and Sen. Elizabeth Warren sent to the AAMC regarding their decision to hold the MCAT during a pandemic.

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August 7, 2020

Roni Caryn Rabin of the New York Times spoke with SEA members and AAMC's President/CEO for this excellent piece.

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July 27, 2020

Elinor Aspergren of the USA Today interviewed several SEA members for her article about in-person MCAT and Bar exams!

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July 22, 2020

Claire Hao of the Chicago Tribune spoke to several SEA members, as well as other medical school applicants and recent law school graduates.


August 8, 2020

Marcia Frellick for MedScape explored how SEA has garnered support for the MCAT-optional movement during an unprecedented year.

August 5, 2020

The American Medical Women's Association (+ 10 other national-level organizations) have released a statement in support of waiving the MCAT for the 2020-2021 medical school admissions cycle! They also note the need to allow students to mask old scores, if desired.

August 5, 2020

The American College of Physicians, the country's largest medical specialty group and second-largest physician's organization, has released a press release and position statement in favor of waiving the MCAT for 2021 applicants!

July 9, 2020

Michelle Ko, MD, PhD, a faculty member at the University of California - Davis, discussed racism's role in med school admissions as part of her blog series on racism in medical education. SEA was highlighted, and there are numerous excellent resources linked. Thanks, Dr. Ko!

July 6, 2020

3 SEA members appeared on Project IMPACT's #IMPACTfulChats podcast with Dr. Maylyn Martinez. They discussed their experiences with the 2021 admissions cycle, as well as the AAMC's response.

May 18, 2020

The founding members of Students for Ethical Admissions met on Twitter in the early morning hours of May 7, 2020. That story is detailed by Joyce Frieden for MedPageToday.

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