There’s no place like “Hugsie”

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”

My life as a vampire (minus the sparkling)

When you come to HGSE, it can sometimes feel overwhelming.  Everyone is so well put together.  Everybody has incredible work, volunteer, and/or school experience.  It’s not uncommon for you to run into someone who already started a program or someone who used to be your boss or supervisor.  Unlike my undergrad years, nobody goes to … More My life as a vampire (minus the sparkling)