Olivia Jade being frank about 2019 college admissions scandal.
The social media star recently shared what it’s like to be the subject of headlines around the world Operation Varsity Bluesa federal investigation accusing Olivia’s parents—Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli—paid a $500,000 bribe to enroll her and older sister Bella at the University of Southern California. Prosecutors said the two sisters were accepted as recruits for the school’s rowing team, even though they were not athletes.
Olivia, 23, is now explaining her biggest lesson from being in the public eye during that time, as she shared with E! News of the 2023 Oscars viewing party for Elton John AIDS Foundation March 12.
“I think just being self-aware and being very aware of what you put out there and really owning that,” Olivia said. “I’m beyond blessed, and I have a wonderful life and a lot of people have a hard time with it.”