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December 17, 2010
If you applied Early Decision for the class of 2015, here's a small distraction from the long, painful wait by the mailbox! And if you're working frenetically on your Regular Decision essays, hopefully this will serve as inspiration ... or maybe a model of what not to do ...
December 3, 2010
The fourth and final part of my four-part series on visiting Oberlin.
November 24, 2010
Part 3 of a 4-part series. In this section: friendly advice to get the most out of your tour and interview.
November 21, 2010
Part 2 of a 4-part series. In this section, information on official admissions activities.
November 18, 2010
It's application season, kids, so for some insight/inspiration, a peek at my Why Oberlin essay. Oberlin and I were just pieces of a puzzle that came together.
October 26, 2010
This is mine.
June 14, 2010
I'm proud to say that I've been able to roll over $1,500 in tuition and buy all my books for each of my first two semesters. Still, paying for an education is a group effort, encompassing students, parents, and colleges.