Umpqua Community College
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September 8, 2021
In February 2021, UCC nursing student Kaylyn Willis responded to an online discussion assignment prompting students to use their “critical imagining” to reflect on patients with chronic illness losing their support systems. Willis’ response, imagining a scenario in which an individual with ALS shot and killed her husband, resulted in her expulsion from the program,… Read more
September 9, 2021
Students were asked to use their imagination for the assignment. Student: My college ‘violated my rights and took away my future’ ROSEBURG, Ore., Sept. 9, 2021 — When student Kaylyn Willis submitted a writing assignment about mental health and murder, she didn’t expect it to destroy her chances of completing nursing school. The Umpqua Community… Read more