Researchers to gauge crisis services for sexual minorities
Led by Assistant Professor Jeremy Goldbach from the USC School of Social Work, the one-year, $168,000 initiative will evaluate the Trevor Project, which offers a crisis hotline and chat and text-messaging services to young LGBTQ individuals who are contemplating suicide.
USC approves gender-neutral housing
USC has officially announced their decision to offer gender neutral housing for students both on and off campus, effective fall 2015. Last spring, a group of students joined forces with the Queer and Ally Student Assembly and Undergraduate Student Government to pass a resolution proposing this idea, which was later approved by the university in August 2015.