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The Summer Before College
February 13, 2021
A list of things I did and a list of things I would like to do if I could relive that summer once again.
A Pleasantly Surprising Pandemic Summer
October 31, 2020
Summer feels like a long time ago but was only a few months back.
Things to Learn about American Culture
February 11, 2020
A few things that are super important to learn before you arrive in the United States.
College Admissions Tour: A digital recreation
November 8, 2019
The admissions staff are all really friendly and were more than willing to let me tag along to show you guys how an Oberlin tour works.
Introduction to Oberlin life through the eyes of an international student
October 28, 2019
I am very far from home.
The Long Journey – Advice from one international student to another
October 18, 2019
I’ve only been here a month, and I already know it’s the best decision I’ve ever made.
echoes across fault lines
November 17, 2016
My shifting thoughts over the last two weeks, with an eye to the coming admissions cycle.
Circles in Time and Travel: a Reflection
May 27, 2016
The universe has funny ways of inviting us to reconnect with ourselves, especially when we're far from home.
Coming Home: A Reflection on International Travel
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?
I found my college essays.
December 14, 2014
So instead of me studying, why don't I analyse these essays for your entertainment?
Top 5 Emailed Questions from International Students
November 13, 2014
In the lead-up to our Early Decision deadline, I wanted to address some of the frequently asked questions we get from international students.
Presenting the Fall 2014 Virtual Panels!
September 24, 2014
This fall, we're hosting four separate virtual panels on the Oberlin student experience so you learn directly from current students what it means to be an Obie!
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