Royal Purple

Students should accept gender diversity on campus

March 7, 2012

Growing up, we were taught there are two kinds of genders: boys and girls. It made sense, the two anatomical sexes of male and female coincided with the genders succinctly, and we followed this information obediently, not ever questioning it. But being taught that was incorrect—at least partially...

The pieces of the identity puzzle

March 7, 2012

He or she. Him or her. Male or female. Man or woman. At a young age, we learn that an individual can either be one or the other. There is rarely any description or acknowledgement of what lies in between or outside of these terms. Senior Katka Showers-Curtis and junior Cristina McCracken are both individu...

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