December 1, 2020
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Still in College: Luca Maurer shares stories of resilience

By | Sep 13, 2016

Luca Maurer, LGBT Education, Outreach & Services Center program director, discusses growing up in a small rural town in upstate New York, his experiences of homophobia in college, and the moment he decided to choose his career path as a professional advocate and educator for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students.


Commentary: Chosen names and affirming pronouns must be respected

By , | Aug 31, 2016

Everyone should be called the name they want to be called, and the pronouns they ask you to use. It’s a matter of basic respect, and it’s the law.


Ithaca College adds 12 all-gender restrooms to West Tower

By | Aug 22, 2016

Amidst ongoing demands for more privacy and inclusivity in residence halls and on-campus restrooms, the Ithaca College Center for LGBT Education, Outreach and Services partnered with the Office of Residential Life to build 12 new all-gender restrooms.


Ithaca College on track to meet diversity training deadlines

By | May 9, 2016

“I do feel they’re important,” Earle said. “I think it’s a good first step. In some ways, the problems we had, like the staff had, are some of the same problems that I think we’re going to have with diversity and inclusion.”


2016 Rainbow Reception celebrates graduating seniors

By | Apr 22, 2016

Ithaca College’s 14th annual Rainbow Reception on April 15 celebrated the accomplishments of lesbian, gay, transgender, queer, asexual and allied members of the graduating class and graduate students.


Students share LGBT athletic experiences in town hall

By | Apr 10, 2016

On April 6, the Ithaca College LGBT center and Athlete Ally held a town hall for students to share their experiences of being LGBT in sports.


Dressed in Drag: Kings and queens perform at annual drag show

By | Mar 30, 2016

Drag kings and queens took to the runway on March 26 at the fifth annual Drag Show.


Ithaca College students seek out gender neutral bathrooms

By | Feb 17, 2016

Locating a bathroom on campus is a daily struggle for Rae Enlow, an Ithaca College senior who does not identify within the gender binary.


Q&A: LGBT program director discusses his new book

By | Feb 4, 2016

Luca Maurer, program director for the Center for LGBT Education, Outreach and Services, with his co-author Eli Green, assistant professor of public health at William Paterson University, published their book, “The Teaching Transgender Toolkit,” three months ago. Staff writer Elena Piech spoke with Luca Maurer about his book, the writing process and transgender rights.


Empowerment explored with Black History Month events

By | Feb 1, 2016

IC will be celebrating Black History Month during February, with various organizations hosting movie screenings, student panels, and performances.


ZAP Panel for faculty and staff to feature student panelists

By | Dec 2, 2015

A ZAP Panel will be held on Dec. 3 for faculty and staff, and will feature student panelists sharing their personal experiences involving LGBTQ+ issues.


Ithaca College SGA continues effort to establish LGBTQ minor

By | Oct 7, 2015

The Ithaca College Student Government Association passed a recommendation Oct. 5 calling for a “continuous effort” to implement an LGBTQ studies minor at the college by the fall of 2020.