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Coming out in the locker room

The night before the 2008 Canada Cup, the final meet of the fall season for the Stanford women’s swimming team, Laura Wadden ’09 lay in bed awake.

Three weeks earlier, Wadden was the poster child of a Stanford student campaign against Proposition 8, a California initiative to ban same-sex marriage. She was left devastated by the results, as 52 percent of state voters decided that marriage could only be between a man and a woman.

A Q&A with Third Eye Blind

Sitting down to talk to Intermission with drummer Brad Hargreaves, Third Eye Blind singer Stephan Jenkins told us of how he made his mark here at the University, literally, and of past crushes from Branner Hall and his old exploits in the CoHo before his show last night at Memorial Auditorium for the Verizon Wireless’ Coffee Shop Series.