Tara Culp-Ressler, a KtB intern, will graduate from American University in May with a BA in Communications, a minor in Religious Studies, and a lot of student loans. She is a Lancaster County-bred Mennonite trying to find her place in the nation's capital (suggestions welcome).
Recent Posts by Tara
Last week, the Westboro Baptist Church announced plans to protest my university. Apparently, American University’s community is too open, too liberal, and ultimately too gay-friendly to go unaddressed. (See Josh Garrett-Davis’ essay on Westboro that appeared a year ago on KtB.) The campus is, naturally, in an uproar. Eager to live up to our reputation…