Nearly Half of Our Engineers are in the Closet

Nearly half of Britain’s lesbian and gay engineers are not out at work, according to new research. While 45.2% are out at work, 41.8% remain in the closet. The figures come from a survey carried out by the Institute of Engineering and Technology. Reasons cited by those who preferred not to reveal their sexual identities […]


With International Coming Out Day just around the corner (11-10-12) it seems an apposite time to tell people about the RUComing Out Website, which deals with precisely that subject. It’s worth visiting, especially if you are a lesbian and/or black, since most of the coming out stories so far are from white men. In the […]