Problems with “Coming Out” Faced by LGBTQ-Identifying International Students

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Ohio University is the home of many different communities, from local to international, there are students from all walks of life. Although National Coming Out Day is an opportunity for students to come out about their identities, it’s important to remember that there are reasons why some students choose NOT to come out publicly.

Mae Yen Yap is here to talk about why some LGBTQ-identifying international students decide to keep their identities private.