Editor’s Note: Throughout the summer we’ll be featuring a post by one or more of our Orientation & Welcome Leaders (OWLs). The OWLs are current undergraduates at Stevenson who serve as orientation assistants for incoming students and tour guides for prospective students throughout the summer. As their name suggests, the OWLs are very wise and will be offering valuable and timely advice to the Class of 2021. We hope you enjoy this summer series on the Admissions Blog.

This week's contributors are Orientation & Welcome Leaders, Erin Skoda '18, Kia Dickerson ‘18 and Sydnie Washington '20. Erin is a Criminal Justice major from Nottingham, MD, Kia is a Middle School Education major from Baltimore, MD, and Sydnie is a Biochemistry major from White Marsh, MD.

Kia (right) with her sophomore and junior year roommate, Andrea...Click here to read more.