Sidra Dillard ’15 is well on the way to becoming a counselor for queer and trans clients, working as a graduate assistant at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Mental Health Services and with the Trans Research Lab, the largest of its kind in the country. It was Guilford’s particular classroom culture that got them there, as much as the coursework.
Members of UW-Madison’s Trans Research Lab (left to right) Sidra Dillard, Ben Andert, director Stephanie Budge, and Morgan Sinnard outside the Education Building. Photo by Lauren Justice.
"My belief that connection and relationships heal really comes from the connections I made at Guilford and how they healed and changed me."