Developing Empathy as Practice | Stephanie Briggs | TEDxBergenCommunityCollege

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imagine it's your last day at class or

final exams and instead of hunkering

down waiting for that final exam to be

handed out instead you're bringing in

food hot cooked food and pastries and

you're huddled in a corner with your

cohort discussing that final bit of

preparation before you present your

first ever designed website or you're

just excited because you're about ready

to tell people about your insights about

how your intersections intersect with

the lives of marginalized people you're

about to report on this is not the same

class I had 15 weeks ago you know who

they are you might even be them you know

young bold frightened terrified of not

knowing going from middle school to high

school high school to college

you might recognize them now I have been

a professor in the English department at