Students campaign to end the r word

Students campaign to end the r word

Thursday's Convocation included guest speakers from GiGi's Playhouse. Abby and Karen introduced the "Spread the Word to End the Word" campaign. The speakers encouraged students to look beyond peoples disabilities and recognized the things that we all share in common. The speakers were invited as part of the Service Learning project of Sarah, Casey, Colleen and Claire.  During the lunch periods, students were invited to sign a pledge not to the use the "R" (retard) word.