A Trans Advocacy Task Force has been created with the intention of addressing and resolving policy and procedures that discriminate against the trans community on campus.
Though largely unintentional, many practices on campus can be seen as disrespectful of trans lifestyles. Gendered bathrooms, gender selection on forms, and a general lack of trans education are some of the problems facing the newly-created advocacy group. The creators of the group would like to see revisions made to the college’s anti-discrimination policy that include awareness of people identifying as trans.
The task force was created by students Beau Ohlgren, Ilinca Popescu, and Rex Leonowicz. They began discussing its creation at the end of the 2010 spring semester. ...Read the full article