Quiet for a Cause

A large banner was hung in the lobby of the Sojourner Truth Library with anonymous student testimonials concerning gay rights.  Photo by Laura Cerrone.On Friday, April 15, a group of New Paltz students participated in Day of Silence, a protest in which those involved took a vow of silence to spread awareness about harassment and bullying in the LGBTQ community.  The protest took place in the Soujourner Truth Library lobby. Protesters held signs inviting passersby to comment on a public sign, detesting the prejudice that affects the LGBTQ community. Photos by  Laura Cerrone

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