"A transgender Pennsylvania woman has filed a bias complaint alleging mistreatment by instructors at a community college where she was studying to become an X-ray technician.Contact Harrisburg Area Community College, demand an apology, and urge them to institute protections for transgender students and faculty members, at on and off campus facilities.
Jamie Nicole Anderson was born male and had a sex-change operation. She says she was suspended by Harrisburg Area Community College for three days in October for using the women's restroom at a hospital where one of her classes was held.
Anderson says she was told not to use that restroom because some operating room employees felt uncomfortable about it.
Anderson says she was dismissed from the program on Oct. 30 for violating a dress code by wearing too many ear piercings.
A college spokesman says officials haven't seen the complaint to the state Human Relations Commission and don't have any comment" (Philly).