Why safe spaces are important

By: Riley Head ~Copy Editor~ Recently, I went on the Women’s Day Retreat through the Center for Faith and Justice. Through the luck that my teacher sent me an email, I applied at the last minute and attended the day-long retreat. We spent the day at the Quaker home just off campus discussing stereotypes, pressures we felt, dreams that we had and common insecurities we held. We had group discussions, small group breakouts and quiet personal reflection time. As a first-year it was an amazing experience to be exposed to so many people from other years. I struggled to meet … Continue reading Why safe spaces are important