Blogger Bios

Students

Aishwarya Krishnaswamy ’23

Mumbai, India

Majors
Neuroscience, Psychology
Interests
Brain, executive functioning, human dynamics, pampering plants, bike rides, Oberlin skies, Spicy food, cool boots, mornings and sleep routines, flowers, deep conversations, chai latte
Aishwarya Krishnaswamy.

Ben Smith ’24

Monroe, Georgia

Majors
Flute, East Asian Studies
Interests
Pomeranians, coffee, Pokémon, sarcasm, video game soundtracks, K-pop, nostalgia
Ben Smith.

Biba Duffy-Boscagli ’23

Santa Barbara, California

Majors
Art History, Comparative Literature
Interests
art history, fine arts, museum curation
Biba Duffy-Boscagli.

Cait Boblitt ’22

Springfield, Ohio

Majors
TIMARA
Interests
Videography, dressage, Marvel, hats, German, Drum Corps International, Sleeping at Last, and taking naps.
Cait

Charlize Villasenor ’23

El Paso, Texas

Majors
Economics
Interests
Learning languages, working out, midnight breakfast, 2000s R&B
Charlize

Claire O’Brocta ’22

Buffalo, New York

Majors
TIMARA, Environmental Studies
Interests
concerts, astrology, interesting sounds, video games, sustainability, traveling
Claire, with shoulder length purple hair.

Emma McIlhagga ’22

East Lansing, Michigan

Interests
Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies, Comparative American Studies, Comparative Literature, theater, writing, bullet journaling, pesto, Doodle Jump, social justice, and Obama.
Emma grabs onto a tree branch and smiles

Ilana McNamara ’24

Omaha, Nebraska

Majors
Viola, Mathematics
Interests
old buildings, travel, books, chamber music, art museums, baked goods, thrift shopping, fish tacos, going barefoot
Ilana looking off to the side with a blurry nature background

Ish Houle ’23

Washington, DC

Majors
Psychology, Creative Writing
Interests
cereals, GEICO commercials, making Spotify playlists, reading about psychological studies of the 20th century, obscure hiding places, college radio, kindness
Ish Houle.

Lanie Lee Cheatham ’24

Salt Lake City, Utah

Majors
Neuroscience, Comparative American Studies
Interests
baking, cooking, fermenting, jewelry-making, embroidery, hiking, contemplating perception, tea, marveling at the complexities of the universe, meditating
Lanie Lee Cheatham.

Megan McLaughlin ’22

Ann Arbor, MI

Majors
Horn, English
Interests
Short fiction, sandwiches, art history, animation, semicolons, empathy, my cat Charlie
Megan stands in front of a wash of green plants, wearing a blue shirt and tilting her head slightly while smiling.

Meredith Warden ’23

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Majors
History
Interests
Reading, history, field hockey, music, writing, and a warm cup of tea on a cold day.
A photo of Meredith, a smiling young white woman with brown hair.

Minerva Macarrulla ’23

Brooklyn, New York

Majors
Environmental Studies, Comparative American Studies
Interests
the moon, dance improvisation, food justice, writing, Pixar animations, long walks, somatics, talking to plants
Minerva Macarrulla.

Olivia Huntley ’22

Reynoldsburg, Ohio

Majors
Politics, Creative Writing
Interests
rediscovering home, political theory, poetry, crochet, embroidery, self and community care, visiting art museums, transformative justice
Olivia

Ricarda Hill ’24

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Majors
Biology, Archaeological Studies
Interests
wildlife conservation, history, British comedy panel shows, watching sports, pesto, traveling, attempting to learn languages, drawing, Irish music, homemade pasta
ricarda-hill.

Theo Canter ’23

New York City

Majors
Cinema Studies, History
Interests
Balkan/Slavic/Arab/Jewish music and history, filmmaking, podcasts, foreign languages, farming, acoustic guitar, abandoned buildings, homemade coffee, biking, hiking, fall leaves, running, travel, backgammon, calligraphy, spicy food
theodore canter.

Tim Martin ’22

Broward County, Florida

Majors
Economics
Interests
Poetry, Working Out, Toaster Strudels, Tupac, Backpacks, Competitions, Football, Self-Care, Shoes, and having a crisp fade and a nice lineup
Tim

Faculty/Staff