Asha Rangappa

Asha Rangappa is the dean of admissions at Yale Law School.

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Sept. 5 2013 12:01 PMUnrigging the Admissions SystemThe path to getting into an elite school has long been shrouded in mystery. It’s up to us, the admissions officers, to lift the veil.
Jurisprudence
July 9 2010 2:08 PMWhy Doesn't the FBI Prosecute More Spies?The logic behind swapping the Russian agents rather than bringing them to trial.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 21 2012 1:41 PMLet’s Tax GunsMake it more expensive to build an arsenal.
Jurisprudence
Sept. 2 2009 12:19 PMTorture Makes the FBI's Job HarderGoodwill toward the United States is an agent's best tool, at home and abroad.

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