Class of 2025
Marie is a freshman in the Honors College on the pre-social welfare track. She hopes to become an LCSW and do research on mental health in the future. In her free time, she enjoys playing tabletop roleplay games, making pottery on the wheel, and writing poetry.
by Marie Yamamoto, October 14, 2021 While it is considered relatively safe for gay and bisexual individuals to live in compared to other East Asian countries, Japan still does not protect LGBTQ+ individuals from hate crimes on the national level, allow for same-sex marriages, recognize same-sex marriages performed abroad, or allow same-sex partners to adopt…