The Face of Courage—-Kaitlin Roig at Sandy Hook

[Reposted from The Key, the magazine of Kappa Kappa Gamma, Spring, 2013]     Reindeer on rooftops, dreidels and candles, the magic and miracles— these are the things of December, the traditions we treasure, the peace on earth and goodwill among men in our songs. Not the unfathomable horror of December 14, 2012. The shooting … Read more

Kaitlin Roig's courage and fast action saved the lives of fifteen first-graders.

Sandy Hook Calling

Messages in my box today from two Sandy Hook survivors, Nicole Hockley and Kaitlin Roig. Yes, another school shooting and they are alarmed—again. Nicole’s six-year-old son Dylan was shot to death in his classroom before noon on December 14, 2014. Kaitlin was the first grade teacher whose classroom was closest to the door where the … Read more