How children succeed

tough bookBest-selling author Paul Tough will present “How Children Succeed” on Oct. 9 in Gasson Hall, room 100 at 7 p.m. Tough is the author of How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character, which has been translated into 22 languages, and Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canada’s Quest to Change Harlem and America. Tough is a contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine, where he has written extensively about education, parenting, poverty, and politics. His writing has also appeared in the New Yorker, Slate, GQ, Esquire and Geist. Sponsors: Lowell Humanities Series and Winston Center for Leadership and Ethics.

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