Muslim student said she felt ‘burdened and invalidated’ in UC Berkeley religions course

Oliveira said he was shocked and surprised upon learning of Abdelrahman’s complaints, which she made public in a Facebook post Sept. 6. She alleged that Oliveira placed a “burden of representation” onto her, assigned biased and inaccurate readings about Islam and invalidated concerns that she raised about said readings — Oliveira, however, said her post was “dramatic and unfair.”
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Dropping out

Off the Beat

Spending time with yourself can teach you a lot about your interactions with others. After a cathartic and solitary summer, I’ve decided to check my priorities during this fall semester.
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