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May 22, 2018
I wrote a blog post titled “What comes next?” The Arduous Process of Applying for Graduate School a few months back. In it, I promised to answer the question, “what comes next [...
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May 21, 2018
When I boarded an airplane to Ohio in August, I did not know what to expect. I came into the 2017-18 school year with an optimistic perspective, but I had no idea what the year would consist of.
May 20, 2018
Before arriving at Oberlin, I didn’t even know that the school offered a degree in organ performance - not to mention, one of the best organ degree programs in the country!
May 18, 2018
I say my farewells with gratitude, not because everything was perfect, but because there’s nothing to really say goodbye to. These three years move forward with me like the soles of my shoes, as I step into the great big unknown.
May 14, 2018
Thinking about taking a foreign language at Oberlin? Registering for French 101 and 102 during my senior year is a decision I will never regret. Our amazing teaching assistants, Esther and Kevin, are here to tell you about their experience.