“Traumatizing students as we work to keep students safe from gun violence is not the answer.”
In mid-December, senior Olivia Forker, a documentary studies and production and English double major, received two exciting pieces of news within the same week.
On Dec. 3, Connecticut Treasurer Shawn Wooden announced plans to reallocate $30 million worth of shares in civilian firearm manufacturer securities.
The push for gun control has been reignited after a shooter opened fire during a Madden video game tournament, leaving two people dead and 11 injured, in Jacksonville, Florida, on Sunday, Aug. 26.
Most of the tweets questioned why the NRA was banning guns in order to protect Pence but not to protect students and implied that the act was hypocritical.