A college yoga class was cancelled because of 'cultural issues'

November 23, 2015 10:43 PM

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A college yoga class was cancelled because of 'cultural issues'

Jennifer Scharf has been teaching yoga at the University of Ottawa for seven years, but she had never received an email like this before.

Student leaders at the Center for Student Disabilities informed Scharf that her free class for students with disabilities would be cancelled because it could be seen as a form of “cultural appropriation.” The center is part of the Student Federation at the university.

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