February 5, 2023
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Students create housing for transgender and nonbinary peers

By | Apr 27, 2022

Transgender and nonbinary students are able to live in the new Open Pages Residential Learning Community (RLC) starting in Fall 2022.


The Ithacan Diversity Report 2021-22

By | Dec 8, 2021

This Ithacan Diversity Report serves as a benchmark for future use as The Ithacan sets a standard of transparent reporting for its newsroom.


Commentary: Trans and nonbinary stories need to be told accurately

By | Sep 29, 2021

Most trans stories are told from a cis perspective. Trans acceptability is too often based on how easily interpretable their gender is to a cis person.


Review: Documentary opens discussion on transgender representation

By | Jul 8, 2020

“Disclosure” is a helpful tool for educating its audience about the often harmful portrays of transgender people in popular Hollywood media.


Playing with Pride: Transgender student-athletes reconcile sport and identity

By | Oct 24, 2019

Junior golfer Alex Perry and junior swimmer Cody Conte identify as transgender and use masculine names and pronouns while competing for women’s varsity teams.


Editorial: Transgender athletes face added barriers to acceptance

By The Ithacan | Oct 24, 2019

We must remember that, at the center of these controversies, there are people who are going through a complicated, emotional time in their lives.


Q&A: Professor publishes chapter about transgender children

By | Mar 26, 2019

Mat Fournier, assistant professor in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, is bringing discussions about transgender children into an academic setting.


National Recap: Transgender military ban goes into effect

By | Jan 23, 2019

The Supreme Court revived United States President Donald Trump’s administration’s military policy prohibiting most transgender people from serving in the military Jan. 22.


Q&A: Student wins the Hometown Hero award for LGBTQ advocacy

By | Jan 21, 2019

When Ithaca College freshman Ethan Cepeda received the New York Daily News’ 2018 Hometown Hero Award, he didn’t even know award existed.


Editorial: Students show bravery by opposing gender policy

By The Ithacan | Dec 6, 2018

Events such as the one held Dec. 3 allow space for the nuanced and in-depth conversations that need to be had with communities on campus during these times.


LGBTQ clubs host event to provide platform for trans and nonbinary voices

By | Dec 4, 2018

Transgender and nonbinary individuals from Ithaca College and the  surrounding community shared their experiences in an open mic–style event in IC Square on Dec. 3.


State laws protect against Trump gender proposal

By | Nov 7, 2018

President Donald Trump’s administration is considering redefining gender based on one’s sex assigned at birth, a plan that would eliminate the federal recognition of transgender and nonbinary people.