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Kira smiling
October 25, 2015
I was officially sold when the tour guide described Oberlin as a place where being weird is celebrated and loved.
September 16, 2015
So if studying in the US is just one of many options for international students, and the liberal arts is a subset of those options, and Oberlin is an even smaller choice within those already narrow decision frameworks... Well, why do I do what I do?
September 11, 2015
It's interview season! Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you walk into your college interview.
Emma, looking pensive.
March 2, 2015
My friends are wonderfully cool and smart, and I thought it was about time for the rest of the world to hear what they have to say. For any indecisive prospies out there + for anyone who wants the REAL scoop on what it's like to be an Obie.

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