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Roommate confusion
5 months ago

Roommate confusion

Editor’s Note: This article was updated to clarify ATEC junior Emily Wheeler visited the University Village Leasing Office and not the Galerstein Gender Center.

After establishing the gender-inclusive housing option …
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A&M controversy indicative of larger issue with clickbait media

By  • Opinion

The outrage over Rick Perry’s comments about the A&M University Student Government election is indicative of the problems in the way people are consuming media.

A&M’s student government …
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Housing adds gender-inclusive application option
8 months ago

Housing adds gender-inclusive application option

Beginning fall 2017, UTD will be the first school in the UT System to formally adopt a procedure for gender-inclusive housing and one of the first institutions in Texas …
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Play readings honor Orlando victims
1 year ago

Play readings honor Orlando victims

In the first effort of its kind in Texas, two departments on campus partnered up to present stage plays to spread awareness and support the LGBT community at UTD …
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Women’s Center adds first LGBT+ coordinator
1 year ago

Women’s Center adds first LGBT+ coordinator

Correction: In a previous version of this story, the creation of Matt Johns’ role as Assistant Director of LGBT Programs and Zack Gentry’s involvement in the GWC’s name change were …
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Communities must stand in solidarity
1 year ago

Communities must stand in solidarity

By  • Opinion

Editor’s Note: Because the author belongs to two minority groups that have been at risk recently, the author’s name has been partially redacted for safety.

Three weeks ago, the …
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Couple gets married in Lot T
2 years ago

Couple gets married in Lot T

By  • News

Correction: In a previous version of this story Zack Gentry’s name was misspelled and he was incorrectly identified as a minister ordained by the State of Texas. The Mercury …
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Same-sex ruling brings joy, determination
2 years ago

Same-sex ruling brings joy, determination

Discrimination issues still stand for LGBT community despite landmark decision legalizing same-sex marriage

When a 5-4 vote made by the Supreme Court on June 26 legalized same-sex marriages in …
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Mr. Smith, Ms. Smith and Mx. Smith
2 years ago

Mr. Smith, Ms. Smith and Mx. Smith

Corrections: In a previous version of this article, the definition of pansexuality was incorrectly stated. 

Also, attribution for policy changes on campus that benefit the LGBT community were …
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SG adopts LGBT/GSRM resolution
3 years ago

SG adopts LGBT/GSRM resolution

Student Government unanimously passed a resolution opposing efforts by the Texas legislature to curb the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals and gender, sexual and romantic minorities at …
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