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University of Kansas library adds gender-neutral restrooms

 

September 10, 2017



LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A library on the University of Kansas campus now offers gender-inclusive restrooms.

The Lawrence Journal-World reports that the Watson Library has debuted two private, non-gendered bathrooms this semester.

Dean of Libraries Kevin Smith says the renovations create a more welcoming space for those who don't identify with traditional binary genders. He says the response has overall been very positive.

Smith says the staff-led restroom renovation project is part of the university libraries' Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives.

Other bathrooms in the library have...



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