NYU Athletics: ‘You Can Be Out and Successful’ (VIDEO)


Prominent voices over at NYU Athletics have recorded an It Gets Better message for bullied youth, telling them that things will get better because their team-mates are making them better.

The video stresses that while LGBT identity may have been taboo in sport, NYU Athletics is working to foster an environment of openness and acceptance that acknowledges LGBT identity is not a barrier to sports performance.


Related Reading:

Dear Mark, End Facebook’s Restrictive Gender Labels

Jason Mraz Supports Marriage Equality (VIDEO)

Parents of Trans Kids: It Gets Better (VIDEO)


Image taken from video, no infringement intended.

Love This? Never Miss Another Story.


eusebio manuel v.

Thank You Portugal

Winn Adams
Winn Adams2 years ago

What a great video! I hope more athletics departments in colleges do the same. Way to go . . . .

Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W.2 years ago

thank you

Norma V.
Norma Villarreal3 years ago

Bravo NYU.

Erica Cook
Erica Cook3 years ago

it still astounds me how things have changed.

eusebio vestias
vestias3 years ago

Igualdade da união muitos parabéns

John Mansky
John Mansky3 years ago

Thank you for the article...

J.L. A.
JL A.3 years ago

Kudos to NYU athletics!

Quanta Kiran
Quanta Kiran3 years ago


Teresa Cowley
Teresa Cowley3 years ago

Kudos to them--I love the way this "it gets better" program has spread out--it seems to just get bigger and bigger as more people join the force--wonderful!