Vassar Freshman Orientation Teaches Students to ‘Appreciate Social Justice’

Washington Free Beacon | 8/11/2017 | Madeleine Weast
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BY: Madeleine Weast

Incoming freshman will be required to complete diversity-themed workshops at Vassar College as a part of new-student orientation in order to help students "appreciate social justice."

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Vassar will hold a 15-day mandatory orientation that will include three workshops focused on "celebrating identities and affirming belongingness within our communities," Campus Reform reported.

The goal of this year's New Student Orientation is to encourage students to engage and appreciate social justice. The students will begin a "journey towards self-awareness, community awareness, and appreciation of and support for a diversity of experiences, interests, beliefs, identities, and abilities," according to the orientation schedule.

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The series will take five hours to complete. "We are Vasser workshop" is the first in the series and will encourage students to "begin the process of reflecting on self, those that live around you and...
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