(DENVER.CBSLOCAL) — A word on job applications at Colorado College has sparked a controversy.
The word “queer” appears in the voluntary gender section responses of the applications and the private school in Colorado Springs stands by the wording.
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“I’m a little skeptical of what that could present to potential employees,” Colorado Collage Quinn Webb said.
The options include to not disclose, “male”, “female,” “transgender” or “queer.” The “queer” option is stirring up some controversy. Rex Fuller with Denver’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender (LGBT) Community Center weighed in.