"This kind of government chilling of speech is precisely what the First Amendment to the United States Constitution is meant to prevent."
We often talk about creating safe spaces for students to discuss sensitive topics in the classroom, but learning often isn't safe. Sometimes safe spaces can let you down.
The first time a student will face the decision about whether to disclose is while writing his or her college application essay.
Some years ago after having made a decision to engage in administrative work the litany from my colleagues began: "I guess you have decided to go to the dark side." Recalling Darth Vader's hope that Luke will see the "darkness," I began to wonder what had drawn me away from the light.