Lake Park Club's Focus Is Straight, Gay Issues
Zeman, Kat, Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL)
Byline: Kat Zeman Daily Herald Staff Writer
In allegiance with the national gay rights movement, some students at Lake Park High School in Roselle are attempting to form a new club.
Members of the Gay-Straight Alliance hope their club will generate enough support to eventually receive permission from the school board to become official.
"We feel there's a lot of bigotry ... we want to promote understanding within the school," said Katie Pawlicki, a member of the club.
The club is not attempting to encourage any type of sexual behavior. Its mission is only to promote tolerance for gays, lesbians and bisexuals.
Since it formed roughly six …
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Publication information: Article title: Lake Park Club's Focus Is Straight, Gay Issues. Contributors: Zeman, Kat - Author. Newspaper title: Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL). Publication date: April 7, 2004. Page number: 1. © 2009 Paddock Publications. COPYRIGHT 2004 Gale Group.
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