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The Battle of the Bathroom Rages On

The Battle of the Bathroom Rages On

March 2, 2017

The Trump administration continues to make waves in the media with their latest announcement that revokes the former Obama administration’s 2016 guidanc...

Transgender Day of Remembrance

By Rosie Perry, Staff Writer

December 1, 2015

Filed under Eagle Life

On Nov. 19 EWU honored the lives of trans* women who were killed this year as a result of anti-transgender hatred or murder. The event was a tribute to International Transgender Day of Remembrance on Nov. 20. This event was part of Gender Awareness Week and was sponsored by the Pride Center. This year the Pride Center chose to focus on trans* women specifically due to...

Gender Awareness Week

By Lelia Thatcher, Staff Writer

December 1, 2015

Filed under Eagle Life

EWU’s Gender Awareness Week kicked off Nov. 16 with the “Welcoming Project Ally Training” event at 10 a.m. in PUB 263. Faculty, staff and students were able to become a certified ally to the LGBTQ+ community. For the second event of the day, “What’s in a Pronoun? The Language of Gender,” Lisa Logan, M.A., led an open discussion at 3 p.m. in Monroe 207 about the...

Pride Week soon to come to a close

Pride Week soon to come to a close

April 24, 2015

There are three days and six events left in this year’s Pride Week as of Wednesday morning, and it is bigger than ever before, according to Sandra Williams,...

EWU Pride Week keynote speaker tells students to “go to hell”

EWU Pride Week keynote speaker tells students to “go to hell”

April 24, 2015

Alfreda Lenoix is not a particularly tall woman, but her presence is as big and warm as the hugs with which she greets each person she meets. Lenoix,...

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