Andover bears a rich history, especially when it comes to issues pertaining to LGBTQ issues within the community. For much of Andover’s history, LGBTQ issues were rarely a topic of discussion. However, this silence was broken in the late 1980s when a handful of courageous students and faculty members brought a new level of importance to the issue of homophobia at Andover.
This timeline will introduce these activists and highlight key events that helped shape today’s Andover.
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# Interactive Timeline: