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Wheaton College on anti-LGBT list
2017-08-23

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Illinois' Wheaton College made The Princeton Review's list of the 20 colleges most hostile to LGBT students, The Advocate reported.

According to The Advocate, Julie Rodgers wrote about her experience as a staff member at Wheaton for Time magazine: "Even though they had known I referred to myself as gay prior to hiring me, they encouraged me not to refer to myself as gay any longer."

Some of the other schools on the list include Indiana University of Pennsylvania, the University of Wyoming, Lehigh University, Wake Forest University, The University of Alabama, Hampden-Sydney College and Brigham Young University. College of the Ozarks ( in Point Lookout, Missouri ) topped the list.

The Advocate item is at www.advocate.com/youth/2017/8/14/20-colleges-most-hostile-lgbt-students .


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