LGBTQ

New Facebook gender choices a step forward

By LILY ELBAUM – 8 years ago

This week, Facebook unveiled a new feature: Users on the English site can now select a custom gender. Male and female are there, but there is now a “custom” choice,…

‘Looking,’ the gay male version of ‘Girls’

By LILY SLOSS – 9 years ago

In my desire to move on from “Girls,” or at the very least, take a break, I watched the premiere episode of “Looking,” HBO’s new series about three men “looking”…

Scholar compares LGBTQ movements of U.S. and Cuba

By ANNA IOVINE & EMILY HOFFMAN – 9 years ago

On Monday, Nov. 18, Poder Latin@ and the Queer Coalition of Vassar College (QCVC) hosted a lecture called, “From Imprisonment to Acceptance: the GLBT Movement in Cuba,” presented by scholar…

Fall event bonds queer students

By KELLY YU – 9 years ago

Students, professors and administrators alike slowly filtered into the room. Bubbly, light music accompanied the laughter and small talk that floated through the air. Friends caught up while strangers became…

LGBTQ Center supports gender, sexual minorities at VC

By NIKKI LOHR – 9 years ago

With many student identifying as part of the LGBTQIA community, issues regarding the queer community are often hot topics on Vassar campus. But this school year, Director for the Campus…

Collins’ coming out big step in athletics

By ZACH RIPPE – 9 years ago

Though my first memories of Jason Collins were not the most pleasant, my perceptions about him as player and as a person have developed over the years. Growing up a…

LGBTQ Center vandalized

By ANNA IOVINE – 9 years ago

On Friday, April 12 the phrase “God hates fags” was discovered written in red marker on a wall behind the door of the Center. Chris Sundberg ’16 was one of…

News Briefs 4/4/2013

By ANNA IOVINE – 9 years ago

Arizona Approves New Version of “Bathroom Bill” On March 27, the Arizona House Appropriations Committee approved a version of an anti-transgender “bathroom bill,” technically SB 1045, after voiding parts of…