Autism Speaks has consistently perpetuated harmful stereotypes about autistic people. If this club is really committed to helping autistic people and their families, they should listen to Autistic advocates and realize that Autism Speaks is harmful. Advocating for autistic people is an important issue, but doing it wrong is so much more harmful than not doing it at all.
Despite the heat, dozens of tables lined Fairfield Way for the Fall 2018 Involvement Fair to advertise various extracurricular activities. Over 500 academic, environmental, Greek, fitness, service, religious, cultural, political and many other types of clubs handed out colored flyers and added students to their email lists.