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The students taking LGBT Media action this semester have been hard at work. Their most recent stories have been focusing on activism. Listen as Bee Irwin and Mikaela Ashburn host a podcast featuring the class’ activism stories.
In 2018 it seems like there is always something going on, and there are constantly new causes to fight for. Julian Shepherd is no stranger to fighting for something. Shepherd is a junior studying English Creative Writing and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and treasurer of Intersectional Feminist Alliance (IFA). Shepherd refers to herself as… Read More
Friday, February 2nd students gather in a conference room in baker center, it is the beginning of the 48-hour shootout. The students involved will spend every hour of the next two days creating a 3 to 5-minute film. A representative from each team will be surrounding their phones as they enter the room. While they… Read More
Claire Seid “Our first order of business was actually organizing a suicide prevention campaign because a lot of people were really affected” Mikaela Ashburn: Worrying about her fellow bobcats was Clair Seids first reaction following the 2016 election results. Claire who is president of FRC and a member of the Multicultural Activist Coalition teamed… Read More
It is no secret that politics have been a hot button issue in the past few months. Tensions have continuously been growing the closer that we get to the election, and while it is exciting to see younger people getting involved in politics it can also be stressful for those who do not agree… Read More
Living in a rural area area compared to an urban area can be a challenge for members of the LGBT community. Mikaela Ashburn and Nicoli Shongwe talk with one Athens resident about what it is like to live in Athens
Many college campuses across the country pride themselves on being LGBT friendly. However, the majority of college student health insurance plans do not offer any coverage for Hormone Replacement Therapy or other services for students who are interested in undergoing medical transitioning. Mallory Golski and Mikaela Ashburn take a look at the services Ohio… Read More