Getting comfortable through ‘getting-to-know-you’ events

By Olaide Sode Wellesley Spring Open Campus was a great experience. I met some amazing people there from all over the world and learned a lot about Wellesley. It had an atmosphere of acceptance, curiosity, intelligence, and empowerment. What really solidified my decision to go there was the sit-together at the Harambee House and the …

In Two Weeks, I Make a Life-Altering Decision

By Olaide Sode I can’t believe that in two just weeks, I will have to make a life-altering decision. May 1st. D-Day. College — a time that people say will change your life forever and shape who you are as an adult. Right now, I have narrowed my options down to two: Wellesley College and …

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 …