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TCU Nixes Gay Housing Plan

By: The Associated Press Email
By: The Associated Press Email

Texas Christian University announced Monday it will not provide on campus housing for gay students this fall as previously planned.

TCU Chancellor Victor J. Boschini Jr. said in a statement that
TCU "will maintain its long-standing commitment to the
inclusiveness of all people."

The DiversCity Q community was to open this fall in some campus
apartments for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans-gender students - as
well as their heterosexual classmates who support them.

Eight students had signed up so far.

TCU, a private university with about 7,500 undergraduate
students, is associated with the Christian Church (Disciples of
Christ), a community embracing both faith and reason, according to
the school's Web site.


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