The end of an emotional first week full of tears of joy, gifts from strangers, and another meeting with Dave!
Our Dave Matthews Touring rep finally met Dave… and had ketchup spilled on her. Thankfully, not at the same time.
If you put a few hundred adolescents together in a relatively confined space for months on end, hormones will rage, insecurities will be magnified, developing personalities will clash, and bullying will happen. I see it every day at the middle school where I teach, and I know that what I see in my classroom and the hallways is only part of the story.