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Sixth-Grade Lunch Duty

Posted by Morgan Stout on Wed, Feb 10, 2016 @ 16:02 PM

So, I got to cover 6th-grade lunch today (mind you I don’t know any of these kids because I’ve never covered this lunch before), and this happened:

A small sixth-grade girl comes bounding, literally bounding, up to me. She’s got a cold sore in the left corner of her mouth, and her arms are just a little too long to fit her torso. They flop at her sides as she runs like she meant to glue her arms in their entirety to her sides, then ran out of glue after finishing just the upper parts. But her eyes were the brightest in the whole cafeteria, and the light made them sparkle just as she jumps and lands in front of me and excitedly asks, “What’s your name?”

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Topics: English, Morgan Stout, Lunch Duty, Student Teaching

Allow me to introduce myself...

Posted by Morgan Stout on Mon, Jan 11, 2016 @ 13:01 PM

Hi there! My name is Morgan. I'm a senior English education major at Saint Vincent (I'll be graduating in May!), and I'll be blogging here for the spring semester! 

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Topics: Education, Senior, English, Morgan Stout, Introduction

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On this blog, current students write about everyday life on the campus of Saint Vincent College, a private, liberal arts college located in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.


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Michael Brinker, junior communication major, currently in Orlando, working with the Disney College Program.


Amanda MacMurtrie transferred to Saint Vincent as a sophomore studying English with a minor in Theology. Transferring to a new school is not the easiest thing in the world, but she is steadily finding a home on this beautiful Benedictine campus. Between enjoying life in community, balancing books for fun and books for class, and finding little corners of beauty, Amanda is discovering a few joys of life at Saint Vincent College.

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