Fall 2015 Rainbow SIG Newsletter

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Volume 22, Number 1, Fall 2015 Rainbow SIGnals is published once a semester by the Rainbow Special Interest Group (SIG) of NAFSA: Association of International Educators. The Rainbow SIG is comprised of diverse NAFSAns whose goals are to combat homophobia, heterosexism and transphobia within NAFSA, to counsel international students and study abroad students who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender, and to support gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender professionals in international education.

In this Edition:

• Highlights from NAFSA 2015 in Boston The Rainbow Scholarship Poster Session: Pages 2-3 Smart Marketing to LGBTQ Students: Pages 4-5 • Interview with the New Rainbow SIG Co-Chair: Scott Tayloe: Page 6 • Supporting International LGBTQ Students Before and During Their Experience in the United States: Pages 7-9 • Copenhagen: Where Gay is a Little Different: Pages 10-12 • Rainbow SIG Leadership Team: Page 12 • 2015 Regional NAFSA Conferences: Page 13 • Rainbow SIG Regional Representatives: Page 13 • Rainbow Scholarship Updates: Pages 14-15 Page 1

Volume 22, No. 1, SIGnals Newsletter