Northwest College and LDS student recruitment

by | Apr. 13, 2010

Opinions & Features

Recently there has been some commotion about a recruiting letter to LDS at Northwest College in Powell Wyoming.

...Working at a college myself, I recognize that some of the issue has nothing to do with Mormons but was a way to express displeasure with the College President who happens to be LDS. Nevertheless, the comments as represented in the press, certainly pose some troubling questions. Is it a violation of state law to send recruiting material to students if those students belong to a religious organization? Did some faculty and students use this opportunity to vent their anti-Mormon feelings? Does this now create a hostile educational environment for LDS students at Northwest College? Is Northwest College showing intolerance toward the LDS?

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