The LGBT Resource Center (LGBTRC) (est. 2005) provides support, education, and advocacy for LGBTQ+ and Ally undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Southern California. We also provide resources and referrals, such as information about neighboring LGBTQ+ support services, to all campus members.
As of January 1, 2015 the Confidential Health Information Act allows people covered under someone else’s health plan in California to request confidentiality on “sensitive services.” Some insurance companies tend to share information on when the insurance is used for medical services to the policy holder, and this can be an issue for some people Read more
Californian paralegal Sara Kelly Keenan has become the second person in the U.S. to be legally granted the gender status of “non-binary.” Keenan (who prefers she/her pronouns) was born intersex, and as a result her body produced neither male nor female hormones. After recent news of Oregon resident Jamie Shupe changing their gender status to Read more
This fall, the Engemann Student Counseling Center is bringing programming with a focus on the LGBT+ community. Their new Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity Support Group (SOGI) addresses life and relationship issues related to sexual orientation and gender identity. Topics are based on students’ interest and can include exploring your identity; trust and connecting in relationships; Read more