"My entire experience in higher education has involved centering my professors’ and colleagues’ white comfort, often at the expense of my own mental wellness."
School’s almost out for the year, but let’s take a moment to recognize some A+ on-screen mentors.
Why, when students enter university, are the connected-learning environment and teacher-student interactions so frequently left by the wayside?
"If either one of us had been single ... there would have been some chemistry."
One morning in September 1974, having just earned my M.A. in English and begun my long trek to a Ph.D., I borrowed my sister's car and drove to Lehman College in the Bronx, where I had just been hired to teach freshman composition.