Category Archives: COVID

The wonder and arbitrary path of becoming a (foster) parent

By Adi Adiredja It was summer 2018 and I decided that I would start the process of becoming a foster parent by myself. I had a plan. It was the summer of my fourth year before tenure. I was going … Continue reading

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The Kids Are Not Alright Either

  By Courtney Thatcher This morning, I asked my two year old if he would like to go to “circle time,” now offered virtually by his Montessori. He ran in circles saying “yes, yes, yes” until we began walking over … Continue reading

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