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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...

July 01, 2022, Hope Harris

History & Definition of Nonbinary Gender

by Point Community College Alum Alexzander Baesten A significant portion of the skepticism around...

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July 01, 2022, Hope Harris

What Disability Pride Means to Me

Point Alum Ashley Burnside was born with cerebral palsy, the most common childhood motor...

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June 27, 2022, Sarah Mason

2022 LGBTQ Student Cohort Announced

Largest number of students selected in Point Foundation History for scholarships and support. This...

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June 16, 2022, Sarah Mason

Celebrating Spring & Summer Point Graduates

Some of the 2022 graduating class of Flagship Scholars at the Point Honors Los Angeles Gala. In...

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June 16, 2022, Sarah Mason

Celebrating 2022 Point Graduates Copy

Some of the 2022 graduating class of Flagship Scholars at the Point Honors Los Angeles Gala. In...

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May 24, 2022, Hope Harris

Asian & Pacific Islander LGBTQ Voices: Point Scholar Peyton Liu

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, anti-Asian hate has been on the rise. Point Scholar,...

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May 19, 2022, Hope Harris

5 Tips for LGBTQ Advocates in College

This year, hundreds of homophobic, transphobic, and anti-LGBTQ bills have been proposed and adopted...

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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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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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February 17, 2022, Sarah Mason

Point commits $1M to fight LGBTQ oppression

Funding supports additional scholars in response to Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” and related bills...

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