[Parentsgroup-list] Re: Parentsgroup-list Digest, Vol 116, Issue 2

allison ohle allisonohle at gmail.com
Fri Sep 14 14:38:59 EDT 2007


The Kennedy School has a lactation room for which I was given a key.  It is
essentially a large restroom with a sofa and a changing table.

Worth knowing when citing precedent....

Allison

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>    1. Re: Breastfeeding in public (warning - offensive  content)
>       (Manjari C. Miller)
>    2. Re: Breastfeeding in public (warning - offensive  content)
>       (SPSUCH at aol.com)
>    3. Re: Breastfeeding in public (warning - offensive  content)
>       (Irene Newton)
>    4. Re: Breastfeeding in public (warning - offensive  content)
>       (wenc at fas.harvard.edu)
>    5. RE: Breastfeeding in public (warning -    offensivecontent)
>       (diana ramirez)
>    6. Re: Breastfeeding in public (warning - offensive  content)
>       (wenc at fas.harvard.edu)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2007 12:58:34 -0400 (EDT)
> From: "Manjari C. Miller" <mchatter at fas.harvard.edu>
> Subject: Re: [Parentsgroup-list] Breastfeeding in public (warning -
>         offensive       content)
> To: Joy Geren <geren at fas.harvard.edu>
> Cc: parentsgroup-list at lists.hcs.harvard.edu
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> speaking of which, I ran into a new graduate student in the Divinity
> School yesterday. She mentioned that a mom (also a new grad student) had
> asked administrators at the Divinity School if there was a room she could
> use to pump. Apparently, they directed her to the ONE room on campus in
> Holyoke center (a good 15 min+ walk) or alternatively, made her a generous
> offer of any of the school's bathrooms!! It's absolutely outrageous. I've
> directed her to this list in case anyone has a solution.
>
>
> On Fri, 14 Sep 2007, Joy Geren wrote:
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> > I thought this was a well put commentary on nursing in public-
> >
> http://mamamojo.wordpress.com/2007/09/12/breastfeeding-in-public-warning-=
offensive-content/
> >
> >
> > -Joy
> > (Mom of Toby, 2 years old and still nursing)
> >
> >
> > --
> > Joy Geren, M.A.
> > Doctoral Candidate
> > Laboratory for Developmental Studies
> > Department of Psychology
> > Harvard University
> >
>
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> Message: 2
> Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2007 13:06:39 EDT
> From: SPSUCH at aol.com
> Subject: Re: [Parentsgroup-list] Breastfeeding in public (warning -
>         offensive       content)
> To: mchatter at fas.harvard.edu, geren at fas.harvard.edu
> Cc: parentsgroup-list at lists.hcs.harvard.edu
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> I recently posed this same question to the Dean of Students at the Ed
> School.
> The Ed School has a lactation room. You need a key. Don't know if they
> would
> give a key to a non-Ed School person. The room is in Longfellow Hall on
> Appian
> Way. I also inquired about the law school since I like to work over there.
> They have a lactation room off of the staff lounge in Areeda Hall. It's a
> separate room in the women's bathroom. There's a code lock on the door but
> I just
> asked one of the staff assistants in an office nearby and she gave it to
> me.
>
> I also inquired about policies on breastfeeding on campus, in case my
> caregiver could bring the baby to me. Neither the Ed School nor Law School
> have
> policies one way or the other.
>
> Hope this helps.
>
> Sara
>
> In a message dated 9/14/07 12:58:59 PM, mchatter at fas.harvard.edu writes:
>
>
> > speaking of which, I ran into a new graduate student in the Divinity
> > School yesterday. She mentioned that a mom (also a new grad student) had
> > asked administrators at the Divinity School if there was a room she
> could
> > use to pump. Apparently, they directed her to the ONE room on campus in
> > Holyoke center (a good 15 min+ walk) or alternatively, made her a
> generous
> > offer of any of the school's bathrooms!! It's absolutely outrageous.
> I've
> > directed her to this list in case anyone has a solution.
> >
> >
> > On Fri, 14 Sep 2007, Joy Geren wrote:
> >
> > > I thought this was a well put commentary on nursing in public-
> > >
> >
> http://mamamojo.wordpress.com/2007/09/12/breastfeeding-in-public-warning-=
offensive-content/
> > >
> > >
> > > -Joy
> > > (Mom of Toby, 2 years old and still nursing)
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Joy Geren, M.A.
> > > Doctoral Candidate
> > > Laboratory for Developmental Studies
> > > Department of Psychology
> > > Harvard University
> > >
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> Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2007 13:10:26 -0400
> From: Irene Newton <irene.newton at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [Parentsgroup-list] Breastfeeding in public (warning -
>         offensive       content)
> To: "Manjari C. Miller" <mchatter at fas.harvard.edu>
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> There aren't good solutions but the 2nd floor of the biolabs has a
> "women's employees" restroom with a lounge.  We could maybe get the
> OEB/MCB departments to buy a screen and then you could have some
> privacy while pumping.
>
> Irene Newton
> PhD Candidate
> Harvard University -- OEB
> 16 Divinity Ave,
> Cambridge, MA 02138
> 617/495-1138
> irene.newton at gmail.com
>
>
>
> On Sep 14, 2007, at 12:58 PM, Manjari C. Miller wrote:
>
> > speaking of which, I ran into a new graduate student in the
> > Divinity School yesterday. She mentioned that a mom (also a new
> > grad student) had asked administrators at the Divinity School if
> > there was a room she could use to pump. Apparently, they directed
> > her to the ONE room on campus in Holyoke center (a good 15 min+
> > walk) or alternatively, made her a generous offer of any of the
> > school's bathrooms!! It's absolutely outrageous. I've directed her
> > to this list in case anyone has a solution.
> >
> >
> > On Fri, 14 Sep 2007, Joy Geren wrote:
> >
> >> I thought this was a well put commentary on nursing in public-
> >> http://mamamojo.wordpress.com/2007/09/12/breastfeeding-in-public-
> >> warning-offensive-content/
> >>
> >>
> >> -Joy
> >> (Mom of Toby, 2 years old and still nursing)
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> Joy Geren, M.A.
> >> Doctoral Candidate
> >> Laboratory for Developmental Studies
> >> Department of Psychology
> >> Harvard University
> >>
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> Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2007 13:22:31 -0400
> From: wenc at fas.harvard.edu
> Subject: Re: [Parentsgroup-list] Breastfeeding in public (warning -
>         offensive       content)
> To: "Manjari C. Miller" <mchatter at fas.harvard.edu>
> Cc: parentsgroup-list at lists.hcs.harvard.edu
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> This is crazy!! I am going to contact the Work-Life office and maybe some
> of the
> women's task force people about this.
>
> There should at least be a place on the Harvard web site that indicates
> all the
> places you can pump on campus.
>
> --Christine
>
>
>
>
> Quoting "Manjari C. Miller" <mchatter at fas.harvard.edu>:
>
> > speaking of which, I ran into a new graduate student in the Divinity
> > School yesterday. She mentioned that a mom (also a new grad student) had
> > asked administrators at the Divinity School if there was a room she
> could
> > use to pump. Apparently, they directed her to the ONE room on campus in
> > Holyoke center (a good 15 min+ walk) or alternatively, made her a
> generous
> > offer of any of the school's bathrooms!! It's absolutely outrageous.
> I've
> > directed her to this list in case anyone has a solution.
> >
> >
> > On Fri, 14 Sep 2007, Joy Geren wrote:
> >
> > > I thought this was a well put commentary on nursing in public-
> > >
> >
>
> http://mamamojo.wordpress.com/2007/09/12/breastfeeding-in-public-warning-=
offensive-content/
> > >
> > >
> > > -Joy
> > > (Mom of Toby, 2 years old and still nursing)
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Joy Geren, M.A.
> > > Doctoral Candidate
> > > Laboratory for Developmental Studies
> > > Department of Psychology
> > > Harvard University
> > >
> > _______________________________________________
> > Parentsgroup-list mailing list
> > Parentsgroup-list at lists.hcs.harvard.edu
> > http://lists.hcs.harvard.edu/mailman/listinfo/parentsgroup-list
> >
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> Message: 5
> Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2007 13:29:07 -0400
> From: "diana ramirez" <ramirez at fas.harvard.edu>
> Subject: RE: [Parentsgroup-list] Breastfeeding in public (warning -
>         offensivecontent)
> To: "'Manjari C. Miller'" <mchatter at fas.harvard.edu>,   "'Joy Geren'"
>         <geren at fas.harvard.edu>
> Cc: parentsgroup-list at lists.hcs.harvard.edu
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> In my department (architecture) one of the program administrators was so
> kind as to figure out a way to assign a room close to our student offices
> for nursing and/or pumping (at that point, one student was pumping and I
> was
> pregnant). This is probably a huge feat to accomplish in any department,
> but
> citing this precedent could be one way to get other departments to start
> considering the option.
>
> Diana
> (mom of Elena, 7 months, and Maria, 5)
>
>
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: parentsgroup-list-bounces at lists.hcs.harvard.edu
> [mailto:parentsgroup-list-bounces at lists.hcs.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of
> Manjari C. Miller
> Sent: Friday, September 14, 2007 12:59 PM
> To: Joy Geren
> Cc: parentsgroup-list at lists.hcs.harvard.edu
> Subject: Re: [Parentsgroup-list] Breastfeeding in public (warning -
> offensivecontent)
>
> speaking of which, I ran into a new graduate student in the Divinity
> School yesterday. She mentioned that a mom (also a new grad student) had
> asked administrators at the Divinity School if there was a room she could
> use to pump. Apparently, they directed her to the ONE room on campus in
> Holyoke center (a good 15 min+ walk) or alternatively, made her a generous
> offer of any of the school's bathrooms!! It's absolutely outrageous. I've
> directed her to this list in case anyone has a solution.
>
>
> On Fri, 14 Sep 2007, Joy Geren wrote:
>
> > I thought this was a well put commentary on nursing in public-
> >
>
> http://mamamojo.wordpress.com/2007/09/12/breastfeeding-in-public-warning-=
off
> ensive-content/
> >
> >
> > -Joy
> > (Mom of Toby, 2 years old and still nursing)
> >
> >
> > --
> > Joy Geren, M.A.
> > Doctoral Candidate
> > Laboratory for Developmental Studies
> > Department of Psychology
> > Harvard University
> >
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> Message: 6
> Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2007 13:30:26 -0400
> From: wenc at fas.harvard.edu
> Subject: Re: [Parentsgroup-list] Breastfeeding in public (warning -
>         offensive       content)
> To: wenc at fas.harvard.edu
> Cc: parentsgroup-list at lists.hcs.harvard.edu
> Message-ID: <1189791026.46eac532ba6d8 at webmail.fas.harvard.edu>
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>
> Also--Manjari, you should tell the new student to call the Graduate
> Student
> Assistance Program and ask them what she should do about this.  The number
> is
> 800-670-7194.
>
> This is a perfect thing for them to realize they have to deal with, and
> since
> it's a pilot program it's not gonna continue unless we use it.
>
> Also--get the new student to sign up for our list!   She can do so at
> http://lists.hcs.harvard.edu/mailman/listinfo/parentsgroup-list
>
> Thanks all,
> Christine
>
>
>
>
> Quoting wenc at fas.harvard.edu:
>
> > This is crazy!! I am going to contact the Work-Life office and maybe
> some of
> > the
> > women's task force people about this.
> >
> > There should at least be a place on the Harvard web site that indicates
> all
> > the
> > places you can pump on campus.
> >
> > --Christine
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > Quoting "Manjari C. Miller" <mchatter at fas.harvard.edu>:
> >
> > > speaking of which, I ran into a new graduate student in the Divinity
> > > School yesterday. She mentioned that a mom (also a new grad student)
> had
> > > asked administrators at the Divinity School if there was a room she
> could
> > > use to pump. Apparently, they directed her to the ONE room on campus
> in
> > > Holyoke center (a good 15 min+ walk) or alternatively, made her a
> generous
> > > offer of any of the school's bathrooms!! It's absolutely outrageous.
> I've
> > > directed her to this list in case anyone has a solution.
> > >
> > >
> > > On Fri, 14 Sep 2007, Joy Geren wrote:
> > >
> > > > I thought this was a well put commentary on nursing in public-
> > > >
> > >
> >
>
> http://mamamojo.wordpress.com/2007/09/12/breastfeeding-in-public-warning-=
offensive-content/
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > -Joy
> > > > (Mom of Toby, 2 years old and still nursing)
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > --
> > > > Joy Geren, M.A.
> > > > Doctoral Candidate
> > > > Laboratory for Developmental Studies
> > > > Department of Psychology
> > > > Harvard University
> > > >
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