Finding Joy in Solidarity: A Conversation Reflecting on Student Protest

On March 5, 2019, the Tufts Dining Action Coalition’s (TDAC) picket in support of dining hall workers made Tufts history. With over 1,200 students, workers, faculty, community members, and staff from Boston’s food service and hospitality workers union, UNITE HERE Local 26 in attendance, the demonstration was the largest ever seen at Tufts. In the

When School Turns Into a Competition

8/12/07: I can’t wait to go back to school!  Middle school already?  I can’t wait to see all my friends!   I recently stumbled across this exclamation towards the back of my pink and gold tiger print journal.  This section lay buried between sentence after sentence of non-sequiturs before the entry ended mid-word as I

Fourth Grade Memorial Day, Seventh Grade Valentine’s Day

5/25/07: For the long weekend we’re going to CT! We’re gonna see El and Har and see Shreck 3! 5/26/07: This weekend we were supposed to go to CT, but then Daddy got a really bad stomach flu, so we couldn’t go.  Sigh. 5/28/07: We got to go to CT!  We stayed over night at