Transgendered Student Living as a Man Files Complaint After Being Banned From Working in All-Male Dorm

Posted: March 21, 2012 by AKA John Galt in Education
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There’s a potentially flammable situation unfolding at Miami University in Ohio after a transgender student living as a man was denied a position working in an all-male dorm. Kaeden Kass, a junior who was hoping to work with men a resident assistant was, instead, placed in a female building. Now, Kass is fighting against this alleged injustice.

Kass, who was born a female, is claiming that Miami University violated its own non-discrimination policy by not granting him his request to work with male students. In an interview with WLWT-TV, Kass explained, “The problem is, I’m a male-identified person, and as soon as I’m in a space that is all female, my identity gets erased.”

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