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Balancing School and Family and Family Members School

Balancing School and Family and Family Members’ School

Renalee C., 2021 Senior July 16, 2021
When classes start, I usually log into my class but shift right away to help Julian with his lessons because his classes are very interactive.
Finding Justice for George Floyd

Finding Justice for George Floyd

Hector R., 2021 Senior June 16, 2021
Even though the world was in a pandemic I felt the need to march for George Floyd. Watching videos of his killing made me furious and heartbroken, but at the same time made me want to do what was right.
Remembering Mariana O.

Remembering Mariana O.

Roger Saquipay, 2021 Senior June 16, 2021
She reminded me of my grandmother, so it felt right to treat her somewhat like my grandmother. She just seemed like an overall amazing person in my eyes, but to the rest of my family, not so much.
The Second Father: A Tribute

The Second Father: A Tribute

Christian D., 2021 Senior June 15, 2021
I couldn't believe it because the day before, San Juan was sitting listening to his music and I was speaking to him. He was telling me about how life was so short and to make sure I have fun as a young teen.
Covid Caused a Mental Health Crisis, Particularly for Teens

Covid Caused a Mental Health Crisis, Particularly for Teens

Ashlee J., 2021 Senior June 15, 2021
... specifically for high school seniors, the weight of staying on top of school work, filing important documents, college applications and acceptance and the seemingly impending doom of graduation was extremely overwhelming for us.
On June 11th, Pace High School became a pop-up vaccination site. Above, Principal Glatz and Assistant Principals ​Chong and Sowiski pose in front the vaccination sign during the morning in-person student check-in.

A Safe Way Back to Normal

Karen P., 2021 Senior June 15, 2021
When I had the chance to receive a vaccine to become immune to Covid I didn’t hesitate to inform my family about it.

NYC Tenants’ Post-Lockdown Crisis

Kaitlynn G., 2021 Senior June 15, 2021
Since the beginning of the lockdown one of the biggest concerns for many New York City tenants has been whether or not they have the ability to pay rent due to unemployment.
When a Loved One Contracted Covid

When a Loved One Contracted Covid

Karen M., 2021 Senior June 15, 2021
Things couldn’t have gotten any worse when I received the news in early May that my godfather tested positive for Covid.
Against Asian Hate

Against Asian Hate

Marilyn M., 2021 Senior June 15, 2021
Asian people should not be afraid to go out in the world because of the way they appear.
Hasanat

Hasanat

Maisha M., 2021 Senior June 15, 2020
Please protect me, my partner, and our families from Covid.
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