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Ken Brack
Ken Brack is a freelance journalist and English teacher at TechBoston Academy, a pilot public high school school in Boston. Before entering teaching in 2003, Brack was an editor at business publisher Reed Business Information in Newton, Ma. and worked as a journalist for a decade at daily newspapers in New England. He is currently writing a book about people doing extraordinary works to help others following their own loss or surviving other trauma.

Entries by Ken Brack

Campus Sexual Assault Survivors Pushing Harder for Awareness

(0) Comments | Posted February 6, 2014 | 4:46 PM

For Laura Dunn, this hasn't exactly been a winter of discontent.

Awareness continues to grow about the scourge of sexual violence on college campuses. More assault survivors are supporting each other to break the silence and challenge their universities' mishandling of complaints. Reports of rape given to institutions have risen...

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Mandela's Legacy: Teaching Ubuntu

(0) Comments | Posted December 6, 2013 | 9:11 AM

I am a former teacher turned full-time writer and one day hope to return to the classroom. If I could inspire high school students to discover and apply one huge and empowering achievement of our time, I would point them to South Africa.

To Nelson Mandela, revered as Madiba by...

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Push to Open Campus Police Reports at Mass. Private Universities

(0) Comments | Posted December 13, 2010 | 3:29 PM

After an alleged rape at a Tufts University fraternity house was reported Halloween weekend, Tufts police e-mailed students within two days and posted fliers. The campus alert did not include details such as the fraternity's name, which police gave the student newspaper three weeks later.

Across the country, many...

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