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UMR students celebrate LGBT community

On National Coming Out Day, students wrote messages of support for their LGBT classmates.

Posted: Thu Oct 11 15:25:51 PDT 2018
Updated: Thu Oct 11 15:25:51 PDT 2018

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out day-vo-4 today is a day of support and celebration for the l-g-b-t community... national coming out day. according to the human rights campaign - about two- thirds of l-g-b-t youth are out to their classmates. coming out day-vo-1 lowerthird2line:national coming out day rochester, mn to support fellow students who are out or who are planning on coming up - kaitlyn long and other university of minnesota rochester students are writing positive - encouraging messages to help their l-g- b-t classmates feel empowered and welcome on campus.xxx coming out day-sot-1 lowerthird2line:kaitlyn long umr student i wrote that blue sign and it says be yourself youre beautiful inside and out and we're here to support you because i think its important for people to have support like we're all humans it doesnt matter who you love or what you look like or anything like that. just because of social norms you shouldn't have to change who you are the human rights campaign says youth who are out at school are more likely to report being happy - than those who aren't. / rochester
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