TITLE

LGBT & Collegiate Athlete: Mutually Exclusive in Ohio?

AUTHOR(S)
Ashley, William
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Outlook: Columbus;Mar2010, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks into the kind of atmosphere provided by colleges and universities in Ohio for LGBT college athletes. It notes the treatment experienced by Pennsylvanian football player Brian Sims from his teammates, as well as the study conducted by Emily Roper and Erin Halloran which finds that the most negative reactions against LGBT athletes come from straight men. It also features statements by sports executive Dan Wallenburg of Ohio State University on the school's approach on the issue.
ACCESSION #
48442082

 

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