Our community has an obligation to trans students

Our community has an obligation to trans students

Abe Kenmore, Managing Editor

December 4, 2015

Recently I was privileged to attend a trans student panel hosted by the Multicultural Education Department. Five Guilford students talked about their experience discovering their identity and navigating systems that are still woefully unresponsive for trans and other gender nonconforming students. Continue reading “Our community has an obligation to trans students”

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Trans students share stories of experience

Yasmine Byungura, Guest Writer

December 4, 2015

On Nov. 18, transgender students held a panel to discuss their experiences with the Guilford community. To the surprise of the panel, this event had a large turnout.

Around 15 students.

“Personally I’m okay with that right now,” said Hayden Young, first-year and one of the student panelists. “Yes it’d be great if more people came, but because a lot of the people that already come are at least interested this much, it makes it a safer space.”

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