“Harassment Hits Oxy Hard” October, 13, 2010, page 4, The Oxy Weekly

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Title

“Harassment Hits Oxy Hard” October, 13, 2010, page 4, The Oxy Weekly

Subject

Harassment, Discrimination, Sexual Orientation

Description

An article chronicling two incidents of harassment on campus leveled at student Trisha McGown based on her sexual orientation and the vandalism of a professor’s African flag at their residence. “Faggots burn in hell” was written twice on McGown's door during the first months of school. The article contains perspectives from Dean Barbara Avery as well as student’s of Oxy’s club Vote for Equality.

Creator

Laura Bertocci

Date

10/13/2010

Citation

Laura Bertocci, ““Harassment Hits Oxy Hard” October, 13, 2010, page 4, The Oxy Weekly,” History of Equity and Diversity at Occidental, accessed December 2, 2021, https://oxyequitydiversity2014.omeka.net/items/show/49.