SUNYLGBTQ2AI MATTERS

A space for sharing stories, ideas, and concerns for the SUNY LGBTQ2AI community.

IT’S 2016, AND COACHES STILL DON’T FEEL COMFORTABLE COMING OUT IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

There are 349 Division I women’s basketball programs in the United States, and only one out lesbian coach is currently at the helm among them. University of San Francisco head … Continue reading

April 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

No More Men’s or Women’s Room: Cooper Union makes all bathrooms gender neutral

“We, who are in positions of power, have the obligation to not only stand with those without power, but to stand in front of them, clearing a path for them … Continue reading

April 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

She? Ze? They? What’s In a Gender Pronoun

WASHINGTON — What happens when 334 linguists, lexicographers, grammarians and etymologists gather in a stuffy lecture hall on a Friday night to debate the lexical trends of the year? They … Continue reading

February 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

In All-Gender Restrooms, the Signs Reflect the Times

“….The Whitney isn’t alone in being challenged to rethink one of the most basic uses of public space. With the issues of serving openly in the military and same-sex marriage … Continue reading

November 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

One of the Guys: Princeton Football Player Comes Out Publicly Days Before Kickoff

“Mason Darrow was in a slump. The freshman offensive lineman for the Princeton Tigers had made it into a couple of games in the 2013 season, but his practices one … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Richard Socarides Recalls Coming Out To His Dad, One of the Founders of Conversion Therapy

“While everyone’s coming out story is different, Richard Socarides’ might be one of the most unique. Richard, who served as President Clinton’s senior adviser on gay rights, explains his coming … Continue reading

September 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

A University System Makes a Big Push to Strengthen Diversity on Its Campuses

“As growing numbers of Hispanic and first-generation students set their sights on college, the State University of New York is expected to approve a sweeping effort on Thursday to make … Continue reading

September 10, 2015 · Leave a comment