Topics :: homecoming
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By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Feb 11, 2014
A 17-year-old Charlotte high school student became North Carolina’s first transgender homecoming king Friday.
Tuesday Sep 24, 2013
A western Pennsylvania school board won’t let a student who was born female but identifies as male run for homecoming king.
By Jason St. Amand | Monday Sep 23, 2013
A transgender teen had her dreams come true Friday night when she was named homecoming queen of her Huntington Beach, Calif., high school.
By AMY TAXIN, LISA LEFF | Thursday Aug 9, 2012
Amid pressure from Democratic lawmakers, Homeland Security officials reiterated that a foreigner’s longstanding same-sex relationship with a U.S. citizen could help stave off the threat of deportation.
By Kilian Melloy | Monday Oct 31, 2011
The students of Patrick Henry High School in San Diego have named two young women, a lesbian couple, to the posts of Homecoming King and Queen.
By Conswella Bennett | Sunday Mar 6, 2011
A rural high school in Michigan making its prom gender neutral highlights the way schools choose proms & homecoming ’royalty’ has become the latest battleground for gender expression. EDGE examines the issue -- and looks at some brave students.
By Chris Williams | Monday Jan 31, 2011
A lesbian high school couple that had sued to walk into a Royalty Court together entered their assembly to the cheers of classmates, in a Minnesota school district where anti-gay bullying has consistently made headlines.
By Kilian Melloy | Thursday Oct 7, 2010
A Texas school won’t allow a student to run for homecoming queen--because she is transgendered.
By Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Sep 29, 2010
A number of seniors at a Muskegon, Michigan high school voted for Oak Marshall as their homecoming king--but administrators refuse to allow him to compete for the title. The reason: Oak is officially registered at the school as a female student.
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