Refugees for a Day: A Lesson in Empathy

Instead of skimming sad articles on the Internet, 500 college students agreed to turn off their cell phones and spend hours outside in the rain.

They agreed to a day of discomfort and complexity, as a step toward a more compassionate world….


Empathy offers an understanding that we
are connected and that connection is
followed by a commitment to make
things better for one another.


Edwin Rutsch’s insight:

Role Playing and Perspective Taking.