self care isn't selfish

Self-Care with a Disability: What does that look like?

Having a disability is a unique and nuanced experience. Students with disabilities can often find themselves overworked and overstressed, without any comforting release. When told to indulge in ‘self-care’, many students don’t know what that looks like for them, or…

From @uoftears_ on Instagram. Reads: "UofT Confessions: I know we live in a super privileged place in the world with good education and stuff and its selfish for me to say this but life is so freaking hard wherever you are...its all relative - Second year ast sci"

Confession pages and anonymous submissions about failing midterms

  I came across an Instagram account that posts anonymous reflections supposedly submitted by U of T students. They go by <@uoftears_>. A common theme that comes up on the page through these so-called confessions is failing midterms. Failure is par…