Mount Holyoke became the most recent women’s college to change its policy on the admission of transgender students. Read more in this Chronicle of Higher Ed article.

One of Mount Holyoke’s students participating in the campaign, Open Gates, that supports the inclusion of trans women.  Image courtesy of the Open Gates MHC Tumblr

Martine Rothblatt, a trans woman, was just named the highest paid female executive in the country. This profile from NY Mag provides an interesting and in-depth look at her career, thoughts on gender, and vision for the future.

Martine Rothblatt (left) with partner Bina Aspen. Image courtesy of the Woodhull Sexual Freedom Alliance.