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Portillo on learning from discomfort

Monday, October 31, 2016

Dr. Shannon Protillo wrote an article for the Huffington Post titled, "(Un)Safe Faculty Spaces." Here's an excerpt of the article:

"We often talk about creating safe spaces for students to discuss sensitive topics in the classroom, but learning often isn’t safe. Sometimes safe spaces can let you down. Often it isn’t because of malice it is because of ignorance. So we have an obligation to help the world continue to learn."

Read the full article.


Ruth DeWitt, Communications Manager
KU School of Public Affairs and Administration
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