Military School Gay Pride

March 27, 2012 - 3:55 AM
Barely six months after the expiration of the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy prohibiting gay service members from serving openly, the nation's oldest private military academy is holding its first gay pride week. Norwich University's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, and Allies Club treasurer Hailey Libbey, 19, a freshman majoring in nursing from Newport, Vt, right, sits next to Fernando Rincon, 22, a senior majoring in geopolitical science from Lancaster, California, at a Bias/Harassment and bullying seminar with a safe space program coordinator from RU12? (a community center for LGBTQ Survivors of Violence) at the Norwich University library in Northfield, Vt. on Monday, March 26, 2012.(AP Photo/Alison Redlich)