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Discussing the possibility of a LGBTQ+ Center at APSU

The SGA unanimously passed a resolution to send a formal letter of recommendation to the Vice President of Student Affairs for the creation of an LGBTQ+ Cultural Center. Prior to voting on the legislation, Senator Bill Cody, one of the sponsors and creators of this resolution, spoke to his fellow ...

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National Coming Out Day

APSU’s Gender and Sexuality Alliance observed National Coming Out Day, an annual LGBTQ+ awareness day. On Oct. 11 and 12, GSA promoted National Coming Out Day through various means. GSA held a meeting on Thursday, and they provided public support in the UC Plaza on Friday. “Last night, we talked ...

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Drag Show brings LGBTQ culture to center stage Friday

A community gathered together of all ages, watching queens perform to songs from different generations, in Clement Auditorium, can only mean one thing. The APSU Drag Show hosted by the Gay-Straight Alliance is back for its spring presentation. On Friday night, Mar. 16, at 7 p.m., a crowd gathered to ...

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GSA brings awareness to LGBTQ media representation

The Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) held a week-long Media Representation event during the week of Sept. 12, to bring attention to the portrayal of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) community in the media, particularly in movies, television and comics. One particular issue addressed during the week was the “Bury ...

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‘Landmark’ SCOTUS decision legalizes gay marriage countrywide

The Supreme Court building in Washington, D.C. was the location of much celebration on June 26 as the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage in every state across the U.S. In what some are referring to as a “landmark” Supreme Court ruling, the Obergefell v. Hodges case, asserting the limitation of marriage ...

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APSU adopts new policy, includes veterans, LGBT

APSU announced the adoption of a new nondiscrimination statement on Monday, April 27, which includes members of the LGBT community. The updated Notice of Nondiscrimination reads, “APSU does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, age, status as a protected ...

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