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TUTOR, civil law. A person who has been lawfully appointed to the care of the person and property of a minor.
     2. By the laws of Louisiana minors under the age of fourteen years, if males, and under the age of twelve years, if females, are both, as to their persons and their estates, placed under the authority of a tutor. Civ. Code, art. 263. Above that age, and until their, majority or emancipation, they are placed under the authority of a curator. Ibid.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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"It was hard to handle switching between the role of student and the role of writing associate. Many students saw me as an authority figure, so it was more challenging to get the students to trust me as their peer."
I also want to thank the Writing Associates who inspire me to keep thinking about our shared practices.
The Parsons associates also performed their solo dances and the writing associates read some of their work.