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Students tell stories of coming out

Students tell stories of coming out

October 16, 2014

By Ethan Hill   A group of students assembled on the lawn in front of the UC to celebrate “Coming Out Day.”  Equipped with a podium, microphone, speakers and a goal to raise awareness and support for LGBT life on campus, students from all walks of life gave personal testimonies. One...

Living under an ‘umbrella’

October 2, 2013

UW-Whitewater students describe what it’s like living with a unique gender identity By Emma Cunningham   Most college students get used to filling out endless forms and applications that typically have a box to check if you are “male” or “female.” But what if you weren’t sur...

LGBT celebrates Coming Out Day

October 10, 2012

"Part of being Dean of Students is doing whatever I can to make this an environment where all students can thrive, grow and prosper.” Dean of students, Mary Beth Mackin said this, setting the tone for UW-Whitewater's Coming Out forum on October 4. The Coming Out forum consisted of a small c...

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