Archive | February, 2009

Commencement 2009

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February 24, 2009

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Although I work in the Admissions Office, my favorite day of the year at WPI is Commencement. It’s such a celebratory event, and it brings together coordination from all areas across campus. I am a part of the Commencement planning committee and assist with various duties on the day of the event. May 16, 2009 […]

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Reading Status: February 24

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February 24, 2009

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I made some good progress this past week; my official file count doesn’t reflect applications that I have reviewed that have yet to be entered into the system. That total is probably around 35. February 24: 370 files read, 179 to go. February 17: 345 files read, 220 to go. February 11: 308 files read, […]

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Reading Status: February 17

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February 17, 2009

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I posted last week about my progress in reading my share of applications. We’re getting down to crunch time, so you can track my progress weekly. February 17: 345 files read, 220 to go. February 11: 308 files read, 257 to go.

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Winter Preview recap

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February 17, 2009

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On Sunday we hosted our first of three admitted student open houses of 2009: Winter Preview. At Winter Preview we welcomed nearly 400 students admitted at early action round 1 and their families to campus. The program was designed to be celebratory and informative; after the welcome for students and parents, the two groups were […]

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I’m Still Here, but Where Have I Been?

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February 11, 2009

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I told myself I wouldn’t let this happen. I told myself I wouldn’t write a post apologizing for being too busy to write a blog post. Posting here has been high on my list of items to do, but it hasn’t happened recently. Why? I’ve been busy. That’s not an excuse, of course, but here’s […]

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I’m Still Here, but Where Have I Been?

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February 11, 2009

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I told myself I wouldn’t let this happen. I told myself I wouldn’t write a post apologizing for being too busy to write a blog post. Posting here has been high on my list of items to do, but it hasn’t happened recently. Why? I’ve been busy. That’s not an excuse, of course, but here’s […]

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