IOYS Scholars: Meagan Elected President of College GSA

I started attending Lyndon State in August 2012 and am currently almost a sophomore. Since moving from the Colorado Springs to Vermont I have continued to play a major role in the LGBT Community. I’m currently President of my college’s GSA. We have been able to perform the play “8” on campus and focus on […]

Youth Blogs About New GLSEN Study on Rural Schools

The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN) works to educate teachers, students and the public at large about the damaging effects bias-based harassment has on youth and adults alike. GLSEN recognize that forces such as racism and sexism have huge impacts on communities, and so they support schools in seeking to redress all such […]

Words Hurt

James Nutter was a victim to negative anti-gay words by his teammates which he spends 24 hours with them every single day. Every day these teammates uses the F word or “that’s so Gay!” and tosses it around and ends up towards James himself. He almost ended his life because of his fear of his […]