Posted by on Sep 27, 2013 in Staff | 0 comments

FAQ’s About Life on The Farm!

FAQ’s About Life on The Farm!

As an admission officer at Stanford University, I have to be prepared to answer questions from prospective students on anything from the application process, to the financial aid process, and even student life, which is by far my favorite topic because the questions can come out of left field, so to speak. After attending the Fall student fair, I have realized that this fair has allowed me to become an even better admission officer because of the treasure trove of knowledge that I have collected and, in turn, can share with you…

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Posted by on Sep 22, 2013 in Featured, Student | 0 comments

This is Stanford!

This is Stanford!

My name is Elodie Nierenberg and I am an Admission Associate at Stanford University. I am currently a junior majoring in Science, Technology, and Society (STS) and minoring in Human Biology (HumBio). I was born at Stanford Hospital, but I have lived in Vancouver, Washington since I was three years old. I am so happy to be back here in California at this amazing university…

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Posted by on Sep 20, 2013 in Student |

Fresh on The Farm

Fresh on The Farm

Excitement mixed with a lot of nervousness and uncertainty was the theme of move-in day for me. I was clueless about where to go and what to do, and I didn’t know anyone my age within a 50-mile radius. As I lugged my worldly possessions packed tightly into suitcases and duffel bags, through mostly quiet halls filled with parents and students, I couldn’t help but wonder if I could really feel at home here…

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Posted by on Jul 1, 2013 in Student | 0 comments

First Friday on the Farm = Activities Fair

First Friday on the Farm = Activities Fair

The first Friday back on the farm can be appropriately summed up with two words: Activities Fair. I can still recall my first activities fair as an excited and overwhelmed prospective freshman during Admit Weekend, when I foolishly put my email on about twenty different mailing lists…

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