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North releases equity survey to improve LGBTQ+ athletic inclusivity

North releases equity survey to improve LGBTQ+ athletic inclusivity

Mark Hemment May 7, 2022

North's athletic department recently distributed an equity survey to gather more information about LGBTQ+ students' sporting experiences and treatment.  The survey came in response to an equity audit...

North Athletics Department Launches LGBTQ+ Focus Group

North Athletic’s Department Launches LGBTQ+ Focus Group

Arjun Shatkin December 8, 2021

The athletic department announced a new LGBTQ+ Athletic Focus Group initiative, with the goal of benefitting LGBTQ+ student-athletes at North. The focus group will meet during Tiger block 3-5 times...

ToBGLADD promotes awareness of LGBTQ+ challenges

ToBGLADD promotes awareness of LGBTQ+ challenges

The Newtonite April 26, 2018

(Photos by  Jason Alpert-Wisnia and Joelle Sugianto) A-block  by Helen Xiao Transgender panelists explained what it means to be transgender and how their sexual identities have affected their lives during...

ToBGLAD Day: Teachers talk about personal experiences as members of the LGBGTQ community

The Newtonite January 7, 2014

by Douglas Abrams Senior Lillia Baird asked math department head Nicole Conway, guidance counselor Michael Ford, and English teacher Bradley Jensen questions about  their experiences as members of the...

Viewpoint: Gay-Straight Alliance member explains labels, stereotypes

The Newtonite March 8, 2012

[media-credit name="Jenny Lewis" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]Outside the auditorium, junior Shoshana Stanger hands out buttons and stickers to raise awareness about the LGBTQ community. by...

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