National Coming Out Day

Geri Tisdale, sophomore in social work, writes words of inspiration on a poster in the oval for national coming out day on Thursday, Oct. 11th.

Gretchen Burns & Chandra Morris | Collegio Reporters Mary Butler says her mom asked her straight up if she was gay. “I said yes,” said Butler, sophomore in psychology. She says her mother took it poorly and selfishly. “She said she had f Niche Profit Classroom elt like she had known for a while, but she was waiting for me to say something,” Butler said. “She said it was the hardest thing she had had to overcome in a year and a half, which was stupid.” Butler was one of many students who shared their story on Thursday, Oct. 11, in the Oval, as part of National Coming Out Day. National Coming Out Day or…