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Mask of Compassion
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Mask of Compassion

Akash Wasil ‘19 asks Professor Jordan B. Peterson about preferred gender pronouns at an event hosted by Harvard College Open Campus Initiative.

Free Speech Bus
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Students Protest Anti-Transgender ‘Free Speech’ Bus at Harvard

​Chanting “Trans lives matter!” and “Stand up, Fight back!”, dozens of Harvard students and Cambridge residents protested the arrival of an anti-transgender “free speech” bus on Harvard’s campus Thursday afternoon.

Trans Lives Matter
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BGLTQ Office Prepares For Visit of Anti-Transgender 'Free Speech' Bus

The Office of BGLTQ Student Life reaffirmed its support for transgender students ahead of a scheduled campus visit from an anti-transgender “Free Speech Bus.”

Dunster House
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Dunster Faculty Deans to Step Down in June

Roger B. Porter and Ann R. Porter announced on Monday that they will leave Dunster House in June after 16 years as its Faculty Deans.

Rally for Transgender Rights
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Dozens Gather In Support Of Transgender Student Rights

Students gathered in the Yard Monday to express support for transgender rights, protesting President Donald Trump’s decision to rescind federal protections for transgender students.

Community Cafe
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‘On Whose Shoulders They Stand’: BGLTQ Older Adults in Cambridge

“Massachusetts does a great job of taking care of older adults, but LGBT folks were nowhere on the radar. We kept thinking: How can we begin to build some bridges to engage them?”

Sheehan D. Scarborough
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College Faith Groups Address Intersection of Religion, Sexuality

Some members of Harvard College’s faith groups say they welcome the discussions of religion and sexuality that Scarborough aims to foster.

Comic Books
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Comic Books

Andrew please help caption!

Sheehan D. Scarborough
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Soul on the Line: Sheehan D. Scarborough '07 and his Office of BGLTQ Student Life

Sheehan D. Scarborough '07 aims to make the Office of BLGTQ Student Life more intersectional, “expanding the notion of what a BGLTQ student looks like, what they believe, how they operate in the world.”

Office of BGLTQ Student Life
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Office of BGLTQ Student Life

The Office of BGLTQ Student Life left its original home in Boylston Hall last year, and now shares a space with the Bureau of Study Counsel until renovation of the basement of Grays Hall is finished.

Pamphlets
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Pamphlets

A table of pamphlets and information about resources for BGLTQ students at Harvard is available to students in the Office of BGLTQ Student Life.

Director of BGLTQ Student Life
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Director of BGLTQ Student Life

On Feb. 6, 2017, Sheehan D. Scarborough became the permanent Director of BGLTQ Student Life.

Opening Doors
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Opening Doors

Scarborough was recently gifted a sculpture made of keys to symbolize his opening of doors for students.

The Office of BGLTQ Student Life
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The Office of BGLTQ Student Life

In 2010, a new working group on BGLTQ Student Life was tasked with assessing existing resources available to BGLTQ-identified students and determining their needs going forward. In April 2011, recommendations for the space were accepted.

Scarborough Suite
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Scarborough Suite

Scarborough at the door of his suite in Pennypacker, where works as a proctor. Over the seven years he has been a proctor, Scarborough has earned a reputation for being thoughtful and caring.