‘Don’t fear, I’m only queer’

Above the Scroll, Columns, Culture/Diversity, Features, LGBT, Mobile, Mywebermedia Slider, News, Opinion

In 1998, Matthew Shepard, a 22-year-old college student, was found tied to a fence on the outskirts of Laramie, Wyoming. He had been burned, beaten and left for dead when […]

Recognizing the community: Transgender Day of Remembrance

Campus Service, Culture/Diversity, LGBT

In 1999, Gwendolyn Ann Smith — a transgender advocate — created a vigil to pay homage to transgender lives lost to anti-transgender violence, according to GLAAD. This vigil was the […]

Women gamers lagged in past, heard in future

Arts & Entertainment, Culture/Diversity, Mobile, Mywebermedia Slider, Video Games

The first Google result that appears when “girl LGBT YouTube gamers” is searched is a 2009 video from YouTuber Blunty, titled “Lesbian Gamer Girl is an Idiot.” It’s a reminder […]

The long road to redemption

Campus Events, Culture/Diversity, Police/Crime, Signpost Slider

Zeb Williams shared his struggle to overcome addiction as part of the Diversity and Inclusive Programs’ Taboo Talks on Oct. 22. Williams emotionally detailed his initial experimentation with narcotics, his […]