Lab Staff Profiled as Part of Gay Pride Month

June 4, 2013

June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month, a nationwide salute to diversity. Berkeley Lab’s Diversity & Inclusion Office plays an ongoing role in fostering the spirit of that celebration, which was designated by Presidential Proclamation. “Our Labwide Affirmative Action Plan includes heritage months throughout the year to promote visibility and respect for employees with various backgrounds and traditions,” notes Lady Idos of the D&I office. In keeping with that spirit, three members of the Berkeley Lab community — Susan Synarski, Jay Keasling, and Christel Cantlin — share with TABL what LGBT Pride Month means to them. More>

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2 Responses to “Lab Staff Profiled as Part of Gay Pride Month”

  1. Deb Troxell says:

    What A GREAT article…..I thoroughly enjoyed it, and applaud these folks as well as Berkeley Lab!!

  2. June Wong says:

    Each of these were very wonderful and amazing stories. Thank you all for sharing the stories with us.

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