April 27, 2017, teampoint
My Experience with Trans Healthcare, From Patient to Doctor
In 2006 I was sitting in the waiting room of a monthly free trans health clinic in Portland. It...
April 20, 2017, teampoint
Gay, Black, and Revolutionary: The Importance of 'Moonlight'
The latest Academy Award for Best Picture was earned by a film depicting the story of a poor,...
April 12, 2017, teampoint
Volunteering Is More Than Just A Resume Builder
This year I’ve learned a lot about service. In high school, I earned the Gold Presidential...
March 30, 2017, teampoint
An Engineer’s Place in Activism
It seems that over the last few months, there has been a push for social activism that I have not...
March 27, 2017, teampoint
Bridging the Divide One Story at a Time
I grew up shrouded with privilege. I’m not just referring to the racial and economic status I was...
March 23, 2017, teampoint
How Bathrooms Enforce the Gender Binary
Today I read an article discussing the possible criminal legal implications of the flourishing...
March 10, 2017, teampoint
Hidden Figures, the Right to Public Space, and Histories of Resistance
There are many reasons why I love the movie “Hidden Figures,” a film about the brave and...
March 06, 2017, teampoint
Lack of Queer Sex Ed is More Than Tragedy, It’s State Violence
For my community service project this year, I chose to compile sexual health resources that were...
March 02, 2017, teampoint
DSCH and Politicized Symphonies As They Exist Today
It has been said that “all art is political.” In the history of Western classical music, this has...
February 20, 2017, teampoint
"First they came": Speaking Out Against Injustices
First they came for the Communists And I did not speak out Because I was not a Communist Then they...
February 17, 2017, teampoint
Finding A Safe Haven in Singapore
Photo: HSBC Point Scholar Kylie in Singapore The temples of Southeast Asia and the lush expanses...
February 13, 2017, teampoint
Being Transgender In Family Medicine
I am eternally grateful to the Point Foundation as a I write this, with my graduation both from the...