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Bucks Hosts Forum on Protecting LGBTQ+ Rights

Wednesday, December 1, 2021


State Senators and Pennsylvania Youth Congress discuss legislation and advocacy

Bucks County Community College hosted a forum on LGBTQ+ rights Tuesday, November 30. This forum featured two state senators, Steve Santarsiero and Nikil Saval, and the head of the Pennsylvania Youth Congress, Preston Heldibridle.

The panel discussion, which took place in the Zlock Performing Arts Center on the Newtown campus and was livestreamed, tackled issues such as housing and employment discrimination and equal rights for the LBGTQ+ community in Pennsylvania.

The event was part of a series of public forums presented by the college‚Äôs Office of Community and Government Relations. Learn more at bucks.edu/diversity.  (Photo credit: Carolyn Mudgett, BCCC).

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