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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...

August 19, 2022, Hope Harris

Grad Spotlight: Immigration Status & LGBTQ Activism

Jose Gamboa was born and raised in Catia La Mar, a small coastal town in Venezuela. He was active...

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April 21, 2022, Hope Harris

How to Get Scholarships | 6 Tips to Stand Out

Wondering how to get scholarships for college? When you apply for scholarships online, it's easy to...

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April 01, 2022, teampoint

Navigating Your New Queer Independence

  As an LGBTQ+ high schooler, it was incredibly difficult to imagine a life beyond those four...

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March 31, 2022, Hope Harris

We Are Here to Stay - Transgender Day of Visibility

What is International Transgender Day of Visibility? International Transgender Day of Visibility is...

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March 30, 2022, Hope Harris

4 Ways to Learn About Intersectional Feminism Now

Women’s History Month is a time to celebrate women’s achievements past & present while learning how...

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March 18, 2022, Hope Harris

3 Essential Tips for LGBTQ Community College Students

Going to community college can be a difficult balance, and for LGBTQ students, being successful in...

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January 23, 2022, Hope Harris

Meet Point Flagship Scholar Isaac James

The Point Flagship scholarship for LGBTQ students provides financial assistance, mentoring,...

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January 22, 2022, Hope Harris

Meet Point Flagship Scholar Davy Deng

The Point Flagship scholarship for LGBTQ students provides financial assistance, mentoring,...

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January 21, 2022, Hope Harris

Meet Point Flagship Scholar Manuel Faria

The Point Flagship scholarship for LGBTQ students provides financial assistance, mentoring,...

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January 14, 2022, Hope Harris

Meet Point Flagship Scholar Jamar Williams

The Point Flagship scholarship for LGBTQ students provides financial assistance, mentoring,...

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January 11, 2022, Hope Harris

Meet Point Flagship Scholar Andreas Copes

The Point Flagship scholarship for LGBTQ students provides financial assistance, mentoring,...

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January 07, 2022, Hope Harris

Meet Point Flagship Scholar Jo Lew

The Point Flagship scholarship for LGBTQ students provides financial assistance, mentoring,...

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