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Point Alum Ashley Burnside was born with cerebral palsy, the most common childhood motor disability, and spent much of her childhood learning how to adapt. As a teenager, her experiences as both a...

February 01, 2023, teampoint

4 Black LGBTQ Icons You Should Know

Representation is important. Students seeing other individuals at the same intersections of...

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January 09, 2023, Sarah Mason

Winter 2023 BIPOC Class Breaks Scholarship Record

This January, Point Foundation celebrates the largest class of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People...

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January 09, 2023, teampoint

Defining Mentorship for LGBTQ Students

Since 2008, every Point Flagship Scholar has been matched with an individual mentor who connects...

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December 07, 2022, teampoint

LGBTQ Scholars: The Leaders of Tomorrow

On Dec. 8, 2022, we celebrated the passage of the Respect for Marriage Act and embraced the effort...

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December 01, 2022, teampoint

Honoring World AIDS Day

Faces of Point: Jahn Jaramillo Jahn Jaramillo, a Point Flagship Scholar pursuing a PhD in...

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November 15, 2022, teampoint

The Intersection of Indigenous and LGBTQ Identities

For Point Scholars like Zhaida Wilbanks, the personal is very much political.   A Two Spirit...

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November 09, 2022, teampoint

Out In Higher Education: Building Community & Making Change on Campus

Our closing panel for #OutInHigherEd Week 2022 streamed across Point's social media platforms on...

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November 03, 2022, Sabine Maxine Lopez

Being the Queer Elder I Needed in College

When I decided to go back to community college in the Fall of 2020 (at the age of 39), I knew my...

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October 31, 2022, Hope Harris

Working with Student Activists

DOWNLOAD THE RESOURCE FOR ADMINISTRATORS AND EDUCATORS Despite great strides in LGBTQ inclusion in...

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October 31, 2022, Point Foundation - The National LGBTQ Scholarship Fund

Challenging School Policies and Decisions

DOWNLOAD THE RESOURCE Despite great strides in LGBTQ inclusion in recent years at college campuses,...

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October 31, 2022, Point Foundation - The National LGBTQ Scholarship Fund

Building LGBTQ Community on Campus

DOWNLOAD THE RESOURCE A joint report with Point Foundation and the Williams Institute at UCLA found...

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October 31, 2022, Hope Harris

Tips for Engaging with the LGBTQ Community

Last updated September 19, 2022 DOWNLOAD RESOURCE INTRODUCTION It is important to note that...

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