“Spread the Word to End the Word” Day

Words: Meghan Moore

Today, Wednesday, March 2, 2016, marks the annual “Spread the Word to End the Word Day,” the objective is to spread awareness against using the “r”-word and other forms of it. The day is coordinated by organizations like Best Buddies International as well as the Special Olympics.

Centennial’s Best Buddies made posters and encouraged students to wear blue to show support. The club had a banner outside the cafeteria for students to sign in support of ending the “r”-word.

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