Playing the Waiting Game

By Olaide Sode In this stage, no big decisions have been made yet. About two weeks ago I heard back from Wellesley College. When I had applied to it in the fall, the school offered the option of early evaluation which means that applicants would be notified of their chances before the official letters are …

Looking forward to ‘just me’ time

By Olaide Sode I received another acceptance letter from a school in Texas, and I’m going to hear back from my early action school tomorrow. I have been putting off reading the letters because I didn’t want to know the results while studying for finals. I wanted to mentally prepare myself. If it’s bad news, …

I’m going to COLLEGE!!

By Olaide Sode I’m going to college! About a month ago I received an acceptance letter from one of the schools that I had applied to. It was a great feeling receiving the letter because before I was really nervous about the prospect of going to college. I mean it’s COLLEGE. That’s a large step. …

What Would T.S. Eliot Do?

By Meghan Berndt I run.  And when I say “run”, I mean I run about as fast as internet explorer, but the point is I run. This year I decided to begin a half marathon program with some other students and staff at my school, and it has been one of the hardest, yet most …