Student editor reflects on how the confidence she gained in 3 years with Iris changed her experience of UVA.More Information
The sun is shining, the Corner is quiet, and the summer is finally here. Why would anyone need tips for summertime? It should be fun….right?
Any time there is a big change in your daily schedule, mental and emotional adjustments may be needed. Maybe your priority is to use the summer time for a stress break and take it easy. Or you may be focused on working and saving or gaining experience for future employment. And summer is also a popular time to travel, either for education or for enjoyment - or both. So whatever your plans are, here are some tips.
Joe, one of my own mentors, was adamant that “the life of the mind is lived through the body” - that I wasn’t just a mind, that I was embodied as well, with particular needs.
"It's a hit and batter Dottie Schroeder, blonde pigtails and all, start[s] running for first. These girls really hit...and are lightning when running." (April 22, 1948) Dorothy "Dottie" Schroeder became the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League's youngest player at age 15 and was the only girl who played all 12 seasons for the AAGPBL.
Clinging tightly to narrow perceptions of what a “mother” does, what “beautiful” looks like, how bodies “should” move through space enforces a limiting hegemony on everyone living in that society. Broadening our perceptions of who “belongs” improves opportunities for all of us. And representation is a force multiplier in shaping reality and how we perceive it.
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