The Orion

Teachers object to required trigger warnings

Nandi Crosby, a professor in the sociology department, voluntarily gives trigger warnings to her students before broaching sensitive topics. Photo courtesy Chico State

Madison Holmes

September 21, 2014

A plea has come to all U.S. universities to require professors to give trigger warnings to students before showing sensitive classroom material.A trigger warning is something professors give to students before discussing sensitive material that may offend or offset a post-traumatic stress disorder response.Requiring...

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