Nancy Jean Tubbs

Director of the LGBT Resource Center at UC Riverside.

Guest

Nancy Jean Tubbs has directed the LGBT Resource Center since 2000. She grew up in Texas, where she attended Texas A&M University and earned a bachelor’s in English and a master’s in educational administration.

Nancy is a radical bureaucrat who enjoys improving policies, spending budgets, writing reports, questioning gender, dialoguing sexuality, challenging systems of oppression and wearing comfortable shoes. She’s active in the Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals and has co-authored published articles on allies development and transgender inclusion.

Nancy Jean Tubbs on KCRW

We seem to be in the middle of a big moment for transgender acceptance. From Caitlyn Jenner to 'Transparent,' more trans men and women are in the public eye.

Transgender Checkboxes at UC Schools

We seem to be in the middle of a big moment for transgender acceptance. From Caitlyn Jenner to 'Transparent,' more trans men and women are in the public eye.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

Friendship is one of the most important components and predictors for emotional and physical well being.

from Life Examined

It’s been two weeks since a gunman in San Jose reported to work, opened fire, and killed nine people before killing himself.

"The Conjuring" films have conjured billions of box-office dollars since the first one in 2013.

from Film Reviews

We don’t want to go out, we want to stay in—and keep grooving to this week’s chart topper, the exquisite David Bowie tribute album “Modern Love” from U.K. compilation label BBE Music .

California fully reopens next week, so you may be thinking about hitting the roads this summer.

from KCRW Features

Music has always played an important role in cultures across the globe and across the millenia.

from Life Examined

News broke in May that AT&T would be spinning off WarnerMedia to Discovery and that David Zaslav would run the combined media empire, but that deal isn’t closing any time soon.

from Hollywood Breakdown

Before Lin-Manuel Miranda brought his astonishing "Hamilton" to Broadway he created "In the Heights," a Broadway musical set in a Latino, mostly Dominican neighborhood of Washington…

from Film Reviews

Amazon has announced it will no longer test most job applicants for marijuana use, save for employees who fall under regulations of the Department of Transportation like delivery…

from KCRW Features