Spring 2016 Rainbow SIG Newsletter

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Volume 22, Number 2, Spring 2016 The Rainbow Newsletter 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:

• Not to Miss in Denver! - Page 2 • Colleges of the Fenway ‘Identities Abroad’ Resource - Page 3 • Pre-Departure for All: Inclusive Practices through Universal Design Page 5

• Fund for Education Abroad Updates and Awardees - Page 7 • RECAPS - quick reviews of relevant past events - Page 8 • Somewhere Over the Rainbow - Page 8 • LGBT Workshop from APUAF - Page 8 • Minnesota Meeting on Supporting Transgender Students - Page 9 • Queers Here...Queers There: Partnerships Between Study Abroad and LGBTQ Services - Page 10 • LGBTQ&A: Study Abroad: The Queer Student Experience Overseas / an Outreach Model - Page 13 • Election Info and the Rainbow Leadership Team - Page 15

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Volume 22, No. 2, Rainbow Newsletter

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