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Sick Day

(written Tuesday, September 23, 2014)

I’m not particularly good at being sick, especially when school’s in session. I really hate missing even a day with my students, and weekends are my chance to catch up, plan ahead, reflect and go deeper. 651 more words


When I Read "I am Malala"

Who is Malala Yousafzai? This mystery was not disclosed unto me until she was shot by the taliban. I barely gave attention to headlines on tv – the tickers; coverage of school children praying for her; latest developments on her recovery. 458 more words


The First of the Lasts

by Natalie Pucillo ’15

I don’t know about the rest of my sisters of pink and orange, but I walked into the first day of school absolutely terrified. 609 more words

Notre Dame Preparatory School

One Mind at a Time

I try to be on the lookout for chances to react to blogs, knowing (as Bill Ferriter has pointed out on more than one occasion) that one of the highest compliments I can pay a blogger is to leave a comment or even write a whole new blog in reaction, thus showing how much of an impression they’ve left on me. 757 more words

On Education

Not a Four-Letter Word

The recent controversy around the Science magazine cover objectifying and dehumanizing trans women highlights not only how trans women may be treated within the scientific community but also how women in general may be treated within the field. 575 more words