If, like me, you’re pursued through elevators, shopping malls and supermarkets (or, in my husband Paul’s case, Tokyo hotels) by an endless loop of holiday songs, you may think that this post’s title refers to snowmen and trappings of the season. No! The most wonderful time of the year is….Committee Time!
The Committee on Admissions reviewing fall 2012 applications will meet for the first time today. The meeting kicks off the part of the year when most (all?) admissions staffers agree we’re doing our most interesting work. We have three returning student Committee members who will help us train the five new students and three new professors. The Committee’s task is the same each year, but every group has its own vibe and I’m looking forward to learning what this one is all about.
Time to grab my coffee and head over to the meeting. It’s the most wonderful time of the year.
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