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 06, 2017, teampoint
In Between the Lines: The Internet, Identity & Influence
Photo taken by Point Scholar Shayle Matsuda at the Hawaii Institute of Marine Biologya I’ve “come...
January 30, 2017, teampoint
Raising Awareness, Standing in Solidarity: Celebrating Intersex
Intersex flag Hey there, dear reader! It’s January and I’ve been thinking. I’ve been thinking...
January 23, 2017, teampoint
LGBTQ Identity and Impostor Syndrome
When I first discovered the Point Foundation website, I went directly to the list of...
January 18, 2017, teampoint
How to Resist a Trump Presidency
I sat on the couch with my partner and one of my mothers as we decided to watch the documentary...
January 13, 2017, teampoint
Reflecting on Progress for LGBTQ & Racially Marginalized Women in STEM
Though many people have their reservations about 2016, for me, I’ve been able to grow both as a...
January 06, 2017, teampoint
10 Things I Learned (the Hard Way) In A Professional Kitchen
An externship is required at the end of the first year at the Culinary Institute of America....
December 30, 2016, teampoint
Tips For a Successful Semester
This fall was my first semester back to school after taking a 6-month mental health break. I was...
December 21, 2016, teampoint
I’ll Be Homo for the Holidays
There are many challenges that face the queer community during the holidays, which you can read...
December 14, 2016, teampoint
When “Picking and Choosing Your Battles” Feels Like Surrender
My medical school’s first year curriculum dedicates a single hour-long small-group discussion to...
November 30, 2016, teampoint
World AIDS Day is not only about AIDS
"What do you think is the biggest barrier to viral suppression?” “Stigma.” I scribbled this down on...
November 23, 2016, teampoint
With Change Comes Surprises
They say that when you come out of the closet, you pass your parents going in. Not long after I...