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For several years, Oxfam International has released an annual report on global wealth inequity. The numbers were startling: In the 2016 report, Oxfam said the world's richest 62 people owned as much wealth as the poorest 3.6 billion.

English, Math, and Science are taught in the classroom, but has anyone ever taken a class on “empathy?â€? Probably not. Dr. Denvy Bowman, President of Capital University, is trying to teach empathy outside of the classroom, with a program known as the Empathy Experiment. Beginning this past January, six Capital University students began exploring the conditions faced by  the working poor in Columbus by immersing themselves in different experiences designed by community partners.