Category: *Monica’s Blog

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The End

Hey readers. It has been a long ride. I applied for the Wellesley Admissions Blogger job during Orientation Week of first year, and I’ve been writing it every since. 175 posts and something like...

After my test on Tuesday, Emily, Elizabeth and I were out for Ethiopian food in Boston :).

Penultimate

Hello readers . I can’t believe this is my second-to-last post, or that I’m almost done with 16th grade. Last week feels like it happened a month ago—in the time between this post and...

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Last Day of Wellesley Classes

Hello everyone . … Guess what? It’s the end of senior year. I—this is tremendously weird for me. What brought it home for me wasn’t the end of Wellesley classes on Friday (because I...

Hanging out after presenting at Ruhlman :). Katherine, Audrey, Mwangala, me, Sebiha. Oh, the twins :))

A Year in a Week

Hey all . It has been an exciting week! I am now in the calm before my final tests, and am unbelievably relieved to have made it. Last week was chaotic for a few...

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Can’t Believe I’m a Senior

Hey all! … I’m very puzzled as to how I got so busy all of a sudden. One day, I’m hanging out at Wellesley, doing homework in the Science Center and meandering my way...

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Photo Post!

Heya readers . I have so much I want to share with you—BUT I CAN’T, because things keep happening! A truly delightful problem to have . I was inspecting my blog-notes-to-myself-ideas list, and then...

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Success!

Picture this. I’m sitting in the Cage, a fenced-off room at the edge of the Science Center. It marks the beginning of the Arumainayagam research lab domain; one wall has an open door leading...

We were in a class first year, first semester, though we weren't friends yet then. A whole year later, and then we were best buds. It's funny how friends happen.

Growing Up

There’s a part of me that rejoices in it, the fast pace, the demands from lots of directions. School’s picked up again, see, and I’m under pressure again—running out of time. A full draft...

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Spring Break!

Hey all! HAPPY DECISION LETTER DAY!!! I’m wishing the best for all of you. I’m writing you right now from San Jose, California, where I’m hanging out with my friends Tiffany and Gabby in...