By Oluyemisi Bolonduro ’23 Salutations, I am finishing my sophomore year at Pomona! I still have four more semesters to go, but I’m marking this Spring 2021 semester as the best finals season so far (and maybe overall). My four core classes in photography, philosophy, French and research methods are the reason why. Without further ado, I shall describe each final… hurrah, hu...Read More
Halfway Through College! Sophomore Year Reflections and Summer Plans
It’s that time of the year again: Finals, followed by Commencement (goodbye, seniors, I will miss you…) and SUMMER! I have one more final project to work on, so this is a good time to jolt down some quick reflections on the semester and a few words about my summer plans. This week is atypical of my finals’ weeks at Pomona so far since I don’t have any traditional in-class fi...Read More
Finals, Finals, Finals!
Wow, I can't believe I'm writing my final blog post of the semester. I'm really having trouble fathoming that I am 1/2 of the way through my sophomore year already. How did this happen!? It honestly feels like a month ago that I came here for orientation committee. I still remember completely my first day of classes, my first trip to the village, and my first meal of the ye...Read More
The semester is almost over! Today is the last day of classes! We are ALMOST THERE! I don’t know why, but somehow now that we’re so close to the end I’m finding it extremely difficult to motivate myself to get to work. Like right now, I’m blogging instead of studying. I just don’t want to do anything. But the thing is, we’re so close! A week from today I will be done don...Read More