Source:Joshua Miller, Shelley Murphy, Michael Levenson and Evan Allen
Affiliation:The Boston Globe
Date:April - November 2019
The Boston Globe broke the story of an extraordinary land deal involving Harvard’s fencing coach and the father of a recruit. It was the first in a series of reports uncovering a multifaceted, multimillion dollar scheme to help get the wealthy businessman’s sons into Harvard and thrusting the university into the roiling national conversation about the role of money and corruption in college acceptances.