lgbtq http://wunc.org en Meet Terri Phoenix http://wunc.org/post/meet-terri-phoenix <p><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">Terri Phoenix (T) grew up always feeling like an outsider. As a young child in a poor, fragmented family, Terri moved around more than ten times before starting high school and was always the "new kid."</span></p><p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:35:15 +0000 Anita Rao & Frank Stasio 34155 at http://wunc.org Meet Terri Phoenix Undocumented UNC Student Body President Candidate Garners National Attention http://wunc.org/post/undocumented-unc-student-body-president-candidate-garners-national-attention <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.emiliosbp.com/">Emilio Vicente</a> says he ran for student body president at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill because he wanted to give a voice to the voiceless at his school. But as gay, undocumented Latino student, Emilio <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/28/opinion/bruni-emilios-great-race.html?_r=1">gained national attention</a>. He recently lost the race to fellow student Andrew Powell.<br /> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:54:45 +0000 Nicole Campbell & Frank Stasio 31066 at http://wunc.org Undocumented UNC Student Body President Candidate Garners National Attention Photographer Documents 20 Years Inside The House Ballroom Scene http://wunc.org/post/photographer-documents-20-years-inside-house-ballroom-scene <p>In the late 1960s, black and latino members of the LGBTQ community were searching for a space of their own outside of white drag shows. Many of them started hosting balls, or pageants where they could perform in a series of competitions and be judged by their peers. Since then the ballroom scene has become a global phenomenon.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 16:47:54 +0000 Nicole Campbell & Frank Stasio 25420 at http://wunc.org Photographer Documents 20 Years Inside The House Ballroom Scene