Motivation Through Mentors
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Motivation Through Mentors

When Harvard College’s Vanessa Decembre ’16 advised a room of local high school students to “never sell yourselves short,” sophomore Chris Raymond was paying close attention. Raymond, who attends Jeremiah E. Burke High School in Dorchester, never thought he would be able to go to college. But hearing Decembre and other members of a panel … Continue reading

Sneakers, Flip Flops, Stilettos
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Sneakers, Flip Flops, Stilettos

Inside Holden Chapel, dozens of members of the community faced one another across the hardwood floors, feet shifting slightly in the silence, waiting. Then Drago Guggiana-Nilo called out “five, six, seven, eight,” and the couples burst into action, sashaying toward embrace. The beginning salsa class was just one of the many courses offered by Harvard … Continue reading