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University of Missouri adds transgender housing option on campus

Sunday, February 15, 2015
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The University of Missouri's flagship campus in Columbia is testing out a new gender-neutral housing option starting this fall. ...

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Michael Sam in spotlight at Missouri’s pro scouting day

Thursday, March 20, 2014
L.G. Patterson, APMissouri defensive lineman Michael Sam, center, dances as he jokes with teammates during pro day for NFL football representatives Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Columbia, Mo.
Michael Sam certainly draws a crowd. Scouts from more than 30 NFL teams, fans and media packed Missouri's training facilities Thursday to watch the former Tigers defensive end and 14 of his former teammates at the school's annual pro day. ...

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Fans give Michael Sam standing ovation at Missouri basketball game

Saturday, February 15, 2014
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COLUMBIA, Mo. — Michael Sam received a standing ovation when he appeared on the arena video boards during Missouri's basketball game against Tennessee on Saturday. ...

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Students form human wall to block Westboro Baptist protest at Mizzou

Saturday, February 15, 2014
Colin Murphy for LGBTQ NationA Westboro Baptist Church member protests Michael Sam's coming out.
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Members of the Westboro Baptist Church, home of the anti-gay extremists behind the “Gods Hate Fags” and “God hates the World” fundamentalist movement, on Saturday protested the coming out of Missouri football player Michael Sam outside Mizzou ...

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Mizzou officials applaud Michael Sam’s ‘courage’

Monday, February 10, 2014
L.G. Patterson, AP"Sam" is spelled in the snow on the north side of Missouri's Memorial Stadium, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014 in support of Missouri's All-America defensive end Michael Sam, in Columbia, Mo. Sam hopes his ability is all that matters, not his sexual orientation. Sam came out to the entire country Sunday night, Feb. 9, 2014, and could become the first openly gay player in America's most popular sport.
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Missouri coach Gary Pinkel said Monday that Michael Sam first revealed he was gay at one of the football team's get-acquainted dinners last summer. The next day, Sam told the entire team. ...

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