News Archive 2009-2018

Slideshow: Smith Union Wedding Cake Reception Celebrates Maine’s Marriage Equality Win (Portland Press Herald) Archives

Maine made history Tuesday when voters became the first in the country to approve same-sex marriage by popular vote. In response, Q&A, the Queer and Allies staff and faculty group, co-chaired by library staffer Michelle E. McDonough and visiting professor Samaa Abdurraqib, with help from the Bowdoin Queer Straight Alliance (BQSA), served wedding cake in Smith Union as a large crowd gathered to celebrate the news.