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Students watch a member of the LGBTQ+ community discuss his experiences with racism during G-block.

ToBGLAD panels discuss discrimination, sexuality, gender

The Newtonite April 15, 2015

A-block by Lucy Lu Students spoke on a panel on behalf of the LGBTQ community last Friday during A-block in honor of ToBGLAD (Trans, bi, gay, lesbian, awareness day). Hosted by junior Julia Dwyer, the...

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...

The above drawing by sophomore Julia Dwyer was shown outside the auditorium as part of the panel.

ToBGLAD: Students read writing, exhibit art, perform in annual Speak Out

The Newtonite January 7, 2014

by David Kwartler Students participated in Speak Out D-block yesterday in the auditorium as a part of Transgender Bisexual Gay Lesbian Awareness Day (ToBGLAD). The Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA) organized...

ToBGLAD: Alum and local transgender activists discuss experiences, LGBTQ issues

The Newtonite January 7, 2014

by Julia Moss Members of the Newton and greater Boston transgender community educated students and faculty about what it means to be transgender as part of the Transgender Bisexual Gay Lesbian Awareness...

Faculty share reactions to threat

The Newtonite March 22, 2012

by Amanda Hills During the week of Transgender Bisexual Gay Lesbian Awareness Day, which was on Wednesday, March 7, a student at this school posted a threatening statement on Facebook, according to principal...

Principal addresses recent threat to school

The Newtonite March 17, 2012

by Amanda Hills Thursday during the school-wide anti-bullying lesson, principal Jennifer Price made an announcement over the loudspeaker, informing students and faculty about a student who “recently...

ToBGLAD: Students speak about LGBTQ issues

The Newtonite March 8, 2012

[media-credit name="Gloria Li" align="alignright" width="211"][/media-credit]Yesterday B-block in the auditorium, senior Abby Holtzman, an officer of the GSA, participates in a play written by senior Nellie...

ToBGLAD: Leadership class discusses sex education

The Newtonite March 8, 2012

[media-credit name="Perrin Stein" align="alignright" width="268"][/media-credit]Senior Madeleine Aquilina discusses sex education with leadership students F-block in 473. by Perrin Stein Senior Madeleine...

ToBGLAD: Faculty share experiences, discredit stereotypes

The Newtonite March 8, 2012

[media-credit name="Julia Moss" align="alignnone" width="229"][/media-credit]Spanish teacher Daniel Fabrizio, who is the adviser of the Gay-Straight Alliance, participated in the faculty panel yesterday...

ToBGLAD: Senior explains gender identity

The Newtonite March 8, 2012

[media-credit name="Leah Budson" align="alignright" width="200"][/media-credit]Senior Madeleine Aquilina gives a presentation on gender identity E-block in the little theatre. by Peter Diamond In order...

ToBGLAD: Three movie clips highlight intersection of race, sexual orientation

The Newtonite March 8, 2012

  [media-credit name="Jacob Schwartz" align="alignright" width="222"][/media-credit]Senior Sam Kane-Gerard led a discussion on the role of minorities in the LGBTQ movement. by Malini Gandhi To address...

ToBGLAD: Students define sexual orientations

The Newtonite March 8, 2012

[media-credit name="Nina Kaplan" align="alignright" width="136"][/media-credit]Junior Amelia Goldstein speaks during "Sexuality 101," a presentation, which was yesterday G-block in the little theatre. by...

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