Faculty

Adjunct professor’s open letter goes viral

October 08, 2015 by Cindy O'Dell

Melissa Duclos-Yourdon, an adjunct professor at Brandman, wrote an open letter to lawmakers following the shooting and deaths at Umpqua Community College. It was first published by Salon and subsequently went viral.  CNN’s Poppy Harlow interviewed her live on her broadcast on the subject of guns in schools.

Note: The open letter is also published as part of Brandman Voices. Brandman Voices shares submitted content from faculty, students and staff; from op-ed pieces to scholarly articles, this section is dedicated as a platform for the members of the Brandman University community to share thoughts, opinions, ideas and more. To submit an article, email us at news@brandman.edu DISCLAIMER: the opinions represented in this section are solely those of the individual author, not Brandman University.

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