Discussion group focuses on sexual violence in LGBTQIA+ communities

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Becky Lockwood, associate director at the Center for Women and Community, led a discussion Monday on the prevalence of sexual assault and gender-based violence in LGBTQIA+ communities.

Sexual assault not just a ‘straight’ issue

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Devyn Giannetti argues that more attention needs to be focused on addressing the higher proportions of sexual assault against LGBT members.

Journalism department to sponsor LGBT tea social

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Hosted by senior journalism major Lia Gips, the tea social will be a time for LGBT students within the journalism department to come together in a safe, ally-friendly environment and get to know each other.

Seth Goldman talks empathy, sympathy and pity in ‘Victim Paradox’ lecture Monday

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The assistant professor spoke in Thompson Hall as part of the CPPA Faculty Colloquium Series.

Student makes UMass history as first to perform mainstage production in wheelchair

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Meredith Wells, who has autonomic dysfunction, has contributed to the UMass community on a number of fronts, and says her disability has helped her to gain a lot.

Health sciences should focus more on LGBT relationships

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Alyssa DiSabito explains why the absence of focus on same-sex intercourse in the Health Sciences major prevents students from learning information integral to their studies.

Rove was Wrong(ed)

Brandon Sides questions the effectiveness of UMass students heckling speaker Karl Rove at a recent lecture.

Is tobacco a gay issue?

Allie Connell exposes the link between the LGBT community and tobacco industry.

Israeli pop star Harel Skaat comes to UMass

Israel pop star Harel Skaat visited the University of Massachusetts’ Hillel House Oct. 28 to lead a discussion about the LGBT life in Israel and about being an openly gay celebrity.

Pride and Color posters vandalized

A recent campaign by the GLBTQREM group Pride and Color has been vandalized by an unknown source through defamation of their posters with duct tape.

UMass ranked among safest schools for gay students

Newsweek recently ranked UMass one of the Top 10 most gay-friendly universities in the country.