Am I dreaming? Am I seeing that students are actually completing applications on time this year? That I do not foresee a busy Christmas season with students sprawled across the floor, writing essays at the last minute...
Uncannily, the student planners are taking effect. Without my prompting, they arrive unceremoniously, my little KC chap...and he has completed his applications, secured recommendations, counselor recommendation, wrote his essays, all documents organized in a folder.....huh? When did this all happen? What osmosis took place?
In Montego Bay, one of my ever-so-busy-body students, Ms. Natanya, though terribly heckled and harried, is almost "done" with her apps? Lord, are you being nice to me this year? Is it time to retire? When did students ever see the li...
So September enrollment has been brisk. Our poor hearts are heartened. The students who have left our shores are busy sending me a ton of emails.... showing me dorm rooms, untidy room-mates....but most importantly, I am elated to hear that all are heeding the pearls of wisdom I imbued their minds with at the Farewell Ceremony. So Shrimpy, I appreciate the gadding about you are doing with the Resident Advisor of your floor. Howard University, watch out!
Students, who are reading this blog, do note the SAT words in the previous paragraph. (The evil SAT teacher smirks). And for every subsequent blog, we continue in the same vein.
The September 18th event has a new location and time. Watch the blog for future updates.