July 31, 2017, teampoint
For the Trans Community, Military Means Opportunity
HSBC Point Scholar Landon Marchant (credit: Williams College) "Greater love has no one than this:...
May 05, 2017, teampoint
LGBTQ Sex Ed Is Crucial - Here's Why
On Friday mornings, I wake up at 6:45 and pack a bag of condoms, Planned Parenthood info sheets,...
May 01, 2017, teampoint
The Need for Trans Inclusive Educators
When most people think of Title IX – the 1972 law that prohibits sex discrimination in public...
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 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 27, 2017, teampoint
History of the Word: Transgender
The many letters of “LGBTQ+” have a complex, often tense relationship: supposedly all under the...