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In honor of Pride Month, we asked members of the LGBTQA community at Rutgers and their allies to share their thoughts on progress made, the continuing challenges they face and what pride means to them. Here are their reflections.


Hear Elizabeth Matto, director of the Eagleton Institute of Politics’ Center for Youth Political Participation, explain in 60 seconds why students should care about voting.

On the field playing soccer for Rutgers-NewarkTimothy Fariaslearned the importance of doing his part to help his team succeed. The lesson – that he can make a difference, which impacts others in the game – inspired him to also be a catalyst for change in his community.