Author Archives: Desi Self

10 Tips for LGBTQ College Students to Thrive in Their First Year

Printed with permission from Noodle. Originally published 09/01/2015. By Shane Windmeyer Starting undergraduate studies can be a rapid and difficult transition for incoming students. On top of the other challenges these first-years face, many LGBTQ college and university students are …
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6 Issues Every LGBT Student Should Know About

Printed with permission from Pride. Originally published 08/18/2015.  By Campus Pride As we move into a post-marriage-equality world, college students are thinking bigger when it comes to changes needed to create a better world for LGBTQ people. The truth is, …
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Young, gifted and gay

Printed with permission from The Washington Blade. Originally published 08/14/2015. Building relationships, transparency and creating resources are crucial to LGBTQ organizing on HBCU campuses By TRINICE McNALLY and ALLISON MARIE TURNER The intersection of race, sexual orientation and gender identity …
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5 College Search Tips for LGBTQ Students of Color

Printed with permission from Noodle. Originally published 06/09/2015. Originally Posted by Shane Windmeyer On college campuses across the country, LGBTQ students of color are thriving and finding new opportunities to express themselves. Having this intersection of identities, however, does present certain …
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