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A Virtual Feast

In Rachel Lee Hovnanian’s installation In Loco Parentis, a gigantic white mouse stands in front of an open refrigerator, stuffing his face, while a toddler sits in a high chair looking down at her iPad; mounds of Cheerios cover the floor. 394 more words

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Re-Thinking In Loco Parentis

 

 I was introduced to the concept of In Loco Parentis as an undergraduate at Indiana Wesleyan University. The policy itself, which in Latin means “in place of parents,” stood for the idea of the university continuing the work of a student’s parents by taking responsibility for the students’ holistic well-being. 552 more words