One of my many goals for my year at Harvard has been to not only bask in the glory of the genius that surrounds me but to engage these ‘brainy’ peers/alumni/professors in coffee or lunch meetings; my hope in setting up these coffee sessions is to learn a little bit more about the holistic human … More Wire & Fire Series: Building community one network at a time!
Hugsy? Like Joey’s stuffed penguin from Friends? Or maybe Hug-Z, Jay-Z’s cuddly cousin we haven’t heard about! However you spell it, it sounds like a blanket of thousand marshmallows cascading you on a snowy winter’s day…so soft, so warm, an all-embracing bubble of kindness and compassion. That’s Harvard’s Graduate School of Education or HGSE, lovingly … More There’s no place like “Hugsie”
Some people love the idea of a graduate school open house. Or so I’m told. I am not one of those people. If you rewind the tape back to an hour before I attended my first open house last year, you’d catch me giving myself a Blind Side style inspirational speech. It’s a lot of pressure! An Open House is the … More 5 RULES TO SURVIVING AN OPEN HOUSE
Congratulations to the newly admitted students of HGSE! I remember all too well the moment I learned of my acceptance to my program and the overwhelming excitement I felt at the prospect of joining such a vibrant community. I also recall the early weeks of spring as a time of intense reflection as I carefully … More I’m in! Now What?: Deciding on the Right Graduate School