As Uproar Fades, Seton Hall Students Meet to Study Gay Marriage
SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. * It is the class that wasn't supposed to happen.
In a basement classroom at Seton Hall University here, 24 undergraduates meet twice a week for a course known as "Special Topics in Political Theory: Gay Marriage."
Most of the tension that surrounded' the first few weeks of class has disappeared. The security guard who stood outside the door the first week is gone. The death threats against the professor have died down.
"A couple of students said they are not going to tell their parents they are taking a class like this because they don't want the controversy," said W. King Mott, the associate professor teaching the course. "But it's a …
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Publication information: Article title: As Uproar Fades, Seton Hall Students Meet to Study Gay Marriage. Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: National Catholic Reporter. Volume: 47. Issue: 4 Publication date: December 10, 2010. Page number: 3. © 2009 National Catholic Reporter. COPYRIGHT 2010 Gale Group.
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