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lgbtq life

Student life
Despite distance, LGBTQ Life helps students stay close
Published May 19, 2020
Disruption to semester and effects of social distancing make the office's services and events more important than ever, says LGBTQ Life Director Demere Woolway
Classics
Libraries acquire rare copy of seminal 19th-century essay
Published Dec 5, 2019
'A Problem in Greek Ethics' by poet John Addington Symonds helped set the stage for the modern gay-rights movement
Arts+Culture
Ballroom glitz
Published Oct 14, 2019
Performers battled, catwalked, and vogued at the George Peabody Library, a grand venue for an event that honored the nearly century-old tradition of the ballroom community
Baltimore Pride
Hopkins marchers show their Pride
Published June 17, 2019
Hundreds of members of the Hopkins community attend Baltimore Pride, Saturday
Preferred name fields added to myJHU profiles
Published May 8, 2019
Change in university databases reflects JHU's commitment to inclusion
Diversity+Inclusion
Hopkins affirms support for transgender, gender nonconforming communities
Published Nov 1, 2018
Message comes amid reports that federal government is considering adopting a binary definition of gender under the law
On stage
Discovering Laramie
Published Oct 25, 2018
JHU Barnstormers present the story of Matthew Shepard, whose 1998 murder became a flashpoint for the gay rights movement
LGBTQ Life
Johns Hopkins celebrates National Coming Out Day
Published Oct 12, 2018 Photos
Hopkins community joins in national celebration of the voluntary self-disclosure of sexual orientation and gender identity
LGBTQ
Sexual orientation and patient care
Published Aug 1, 2018
Survey finds that only half of health care practitioners routinely ask their patients about sexual orientation
LGBTQ Life
Pride of Charles Village
Published June 18, 2018
About 250 from Hopkins participate in Baltimore's annual Pride parade