Center for Public Service
A personal reflection on being transgender at Gettysburg College:
When I came out to myself, my friends, and Gettysburg’s ALLies Club as transgender in the spring of 2012, I was one of only a very small handful of out trans* students on campus. There were so few of us, in fact, that you could probably count us on the fingers of one hand, and the issues surrounding the “T” in “LGBT,” while important, seemed to affect other people in other places rather than the people in our own community. [excerpt]
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Genfer, Hershel, "The Paradox of Feeling Invisible Yet Overly-Visible" (2013). SURGE. 113.