Sitting at the Same Table:

Being a private institution, Ithaca College holds a greater gap between those of wealth and those in poverty. Amongst the chaos of the semester, two students sit at the same table, at the same private college and share what lies beneath the surface: the ways in which access to resources changes everything.

i am sitting across from a friend for lunch

she works in financial aid

and has seen all the confidential papers

but still asks me