Beach Balls

Title

Beach Balls

Description

Three multi-colored beach balls used in an activity for students at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Each stripe on each ball contains a different question for participants in the activity to answer. The questions on each ball have been transcribed.

Transcribed Text:
Beach Ball 1
1. Define the term “gay”.
2. Define the term “queer”.
3. Is “gender identity and expression” included in the UNO Anti-Discrimination Policy?
4. Define the term “transgender”.
5. What does the term “Coming out” mean?
6. If someone has been “outed” what has occurred?
7. Who has a sexual orientation and What is it?
8. Define the term “intersex”. Define the term “ally”.

Beach Ball 2
1. What is meant by the term “gender expression”?
2. What is “transphobia”?
3. When is “National Coming Out of Day” celebrated?
4. What benefits would be gained by same sex couples whose marriage is legally recognized?
5. Is “sexual” orientation” included in the UNO Anti-Discrimination Policy?
6. Define the term “questioning”.

Beach Ball 3
1. Define the term “lesbian”.
2. Define the term “Bisexual”.
3. What is the significance of a pink triangle to the LGBT community?
4. What traits might an RA who is an ally to the GLBT community possess?
5. What is homophobia?
6. What is the name of the UNO student agency that addresses sexual orientation and gender issues?
7. When is the Transgender Awareness Day celebrated?

Date

circa 2014-2015

Creator

University of Nebraska at Omaha

Source

UNO Artifact Collection, Archives & Special Collections, Criss Library, University of Nebraska at Omaha

Publisher

Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library

Citation

University of Nebraska at Omaha, “Beach Balls,” Queer Omaha Archives | UNO Libraries, accessed May 14, 2021, https://queeromahaarchives.omeka.net/items/show/4.

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