Help with acronyms: 

  • L - Lesbian
  • G - Gay
  • B - Bisexual
  • T - Transgender
  • Q - Queer and/or Questioning
  • I - Intersex
  • A - Asexual and/or Ally

The + is an effort to be inclusive of other terms that may not fit under the various acronyms available.

A more detailed collection of terms can be found here:

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion


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