Orientation Interns

The Orientation Office will be staffed full time beginning in June and at that time you can email us at orientation@wesleyan.edu. In the meantime, mark your calendars:

New Student Arrival Day: Wednesday, September 1, 2021

New International Student Arrival Day: Sunday, August 29, 2021

Meet the 2021 Interns

 

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Intern Bios

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    Chaiyeon Lee '22

    Hi! My name is Chaiyeon Lee and I am a rising senior at Wesleyan University. I was born in Seoul, South Korea but I was raised in Queens, NYC. I am currently majoring in the College of Social Studies, an interdisciplinary major that includes topics like social theory, government, economics, and history. I also minor in the College of East Asian Studies and the College of Education Studies. Outside of classes I am also involved in a variety of extracurricular activities and on campus jobs. I am the co chair of Wesleyan's Asian American Student Collective and the vice chair of the Korean Student Association. I am also a part of the Wesleyan Student Assembly as a senator serving on the Student Life Committee. Please don't hesitate to reach out to me if you have any questions or interest in any of the things I mentioned above or matters beyond that of course! Feel free to reach out to me at clee03@wesleyan.edu. I am looking forward to meeting you all in the summer! 

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    Jose Pagan '22

    Hello new friends, welcome to Wesleyan! My name is José, he/him pronouns, and I am a rising senior here at Wes (That's trippy to say!). I'm from Philadelphia, PA, and I'm an American Studies major. On campus I love creating events, enjoying beautiful scenery, and sitting at the windows of Olin Library. You can find me working in the Resource Center, at any of the SPECTRUM events (Wesleyan's QTPOC Organization), or at weswings. I am beyond excited to go on this journey of self-discovery, friendship building, and community bonding that we will all embark on this orientation! In the midst of the pandemic, we are all craving interaction, fresh faces, compassion, and we are beyond hopeful that this year's orientation will fulfill all the things we're yearning for. I look forward to seeing you all soon! If you see me, feel free to give me a "Hey!"

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    Olu Oladitan '24

    What’s good everyone! My name Is Olu Oladitan and I’m a rising sophomore from Brooklyn, NY. I’ll be one of your New Student Orientation Interns for this summer and fall. I plan on majoring in Psychology and I play on the Men’s Basketball team here at Wes. I’ve loved my experience here in Middletown so far and I can’t wait to introduce you to all of what Wesleyan has to offer.

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    Jade Tate '22

    Hi Everyone! My name is Jade, I use she/her pronouns and I am a rising senior at Wesleyan. I’m from Brooklyn, New York. I am an African American Studies major with an Education Studies minor. At Wesleyan, I am on the board of Womxn of Color Collective and Ujamaa, Wesleyan’s Black Student Union. Additionally, I will be the house manager for Womxn of Color House this upcoming year so I hope to meet some of you lovely people at our house events! I am so excited to get to know all of you and assist with your adjustment to Wesleyan. It can be nerve wracking but it will most definitely be worth it. I want you all to have faith in the possibilities of your new beginning at Wesleyan, after such an extremely hard past year I hope we can look forward with a sense of positivity and excitement for everything to come. Don’t be afraid to reach out about anything, we all got your back!