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I’m here behind the window

Kirsten Read
Professor of Psychology

Kirsten Read

In April 2020, neighborhood “bear hunts” popped up to cheer up children out walking in the residential areas around campus, where I live with my own (sad and scared and frustrated) young kids. I’ve spent a year waving at and cheering on my students, watching my colleagues, listening to the 4 and 5-year-olds my research centers, blowing kisses at my parents from across the country—all from behind the glass of our screens. And, now I, too, feel like a separated but eager teddy bear in a window. 

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