Maine Public
| by Robbie Feinberg

Matt Proto, vice president for enrollment and communications, commented on a Maine Public piece about Maine colleges’ admissions policies after the March “Operation Varsity Blues” scandal, which rocked college admissions offices across the country. While Proto said that “all of the things that happened in the scandal are not a part of the process at Colby,” the scandal gave him pause. To ease parents’ concerns and to promote accountability, Colby “performed random audits of individual applications,” Proto told Maine Public. “We’ve partnered with college counselors and school counselors in doing that, through the use of technology.”

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