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    Documentary discusses consequences of social rejection and acceptance

    Images of recent school shootings were displayed on screen for “REJECT,” a documentary by Ruth Thomas-Suh. From Columbine to Newtown, violence in schools was one of the major topics presented in the film. The event, sponsored by the Counseling Honors for Advocacy and Social Issues, at Queens College was one of many screenings that were shown throughout the country. It was co-sponsored by organizations on campus such as the Student Association, Student Life and New York Public Interest Research Group. Thomas-Suh and her father, Dr. Herbert Thomas who was interviewed for the film, attended the documentary — Thomas-Suh’s first — examining what occurs when people are socially rejected. Offering viewpoints…