Category Archives: *Lori’s Blog

SOC, Election Week & Cool Links!

As I mentioned in my previous blog post, I strongly encourage all admitted students who are able to visit Wellesley this month to attend Spring Open Campus from April 28 to 29. SOC is a great way to learn about all that … Continue reading


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Letter to admitted students

On March 25th, hundreds of students around the world were offered admission to the Wellesley College Class of 2018. As a graduate of a United World College, I wrote a letter to admitted UWC students to share my experience and … Continue reading


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I will miss people

Now that I’m a senior, people often ask me what I will miss most about Wellesley when I graduate. The truth is that people have made (and continue to make) Wellesley a unique experience for me. So I decided recently … Continue reading


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Lori’s 3 Solutions to the 3 EE Decisions

Early Evaluation (EE) decisions were released earlier this week on the MyWellesley web portal. As a former EE applicant to Wellesley, I thought it would be a good idea to share with this year’s EE applicants my perspective on three … Continue reading


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Reflections of a UWC graduate at Wellesley

Last Tuesday, I had lunch with Dean O’Keefe, my academic dean and the director of Advising and Academic Support Services; Karen Pabon, the director Slater International and the newly appointed advisor to United World College (UWC) students on campus; and Rebecca, a first … Continue reading


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Wellesley in the News

I apologize for the semi-long period of silence between this blog post and my last post… Although classes started three weeks ago, so much has happened already in and outside of classes as well as on and off campus. I’ve … Continue reading


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Welcome to Spring 2014!

Hello dear readers and welcome back to my blog. I hope you’re as excited as I am about all the fun stuff coming up for me in Spring 2014, my last semester as a blogger and as a student at … Continue reading


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Out with the old, in with the new: Welcome, Wellesley 2018!

Congratulations to the students who were admitted to Wellesley’s Class of 2018 on Friday!! Your admission to Wellesley is an incredible achievement – you, your family and your friends should be very excited and proud! We’re happy to welcome you to … Continue reading


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Three Reasons why you should apply EE

I selected the Early Evaluation decision plan when I applied to Wellesley in 2o1o because the application deadline at most of the other schools I applied to was January 1st. I finished writing all my essays in early December, had … Continue reading


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The W Network

No, I am not writing about a Canadian television channel for women in today’s post. In this case, the term W Network refers to the directory of Wellesley College graduates (alumnae or alums) who share information on their education, career, … Continue reading


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