Tag: GSA


GSA leads OBOC community discussion

A recent roundtable discussion brought together MCCC’s Gender and Sexuality Alliance and others to cover their favorite parts, of Brit Bennett’s “The Vanishing Half.” Specifically, the relationships and the themes of gender and identity. “The Vanishing Half” was chosen for this year’s One Book, One Community program, tackling identity issues […]


GSA celebrates 10 years at MCCC

This November marks the 10-year anniversary of the Gender & Sexuality Alliance at Monroe County Community College. The group was created by Tom Ryder, MCCC’s Student Activities coordinator, along with Jerry Morse, a former MCCC graphic artist. Ryder said the group was created when a student petition was submitted in […]


GSA event promotes student inclusivity

With finals on the way and deadlines approaching, students around the campus have been studying and writing the night away. But on Saturday, students and professors were able to play games and enjoy some delicious snacks with friends.  The Pride Party was hosted by the GSA – Gender Sexuality Alliance- […]


Gay Straight Alliance signs stolen

Seven signs promoting the Gay Straight Alliance like this one were stolen during the last few days. Seven Gay Straight Alliance signs were stolen off campus between the Candlelight Vigil on Sept. 12 and the Tuesday after.  The signs were placed to promote membership in the club, which works to […]


Candlelight vigil brings tears, hope

After listening to several speakers, participants in the Suicide Awareness/Prevention Candlelight Vigil went outside to light their candles. The Suicide Awareness/Prevention Candlelight Vigil, sponsored by the Gay Straight Alliance, took place on Friday evening amid a small crowd of tearful mourners and survivors "I honestly feel like this event will […]