Episode 02 | Moral Dilemma at Smith College with Jodi Shaw
Updated: Apr 10
Jodi Shaw - Former Student Support Coordinator in the Department of Residence Life at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts.
Jodi's story is a significant part of the debate surrounding social culture and freedom of expression on college campuses in the U.S. After several incidents that created a hostile work environment, she posted a video on YouTube exposing what was going on at Smith College. As you can imagine, it wasn't received well and administration issued a statement condemning her opinion. In February, after months on leave during an internal investigation, Jodi was give the opportunity to return to her position in residence life at Smith. Two days after our conversation, she formally resigned. This is a developing story.
Learn more about Jodi's work and her involvement with Counterweight. She outlines her story in great detail through a series of videos on her YouTube channel. You can also follow her story on Twitter and join her on Locals.