North Carolina university reportedly calls freshman ‘freshmores’ to be gender inclusive

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BOONE, N.C. – A dean at one North Carolina university wants to become more gender inclusive by ditching the term freshman in favor of “freshmore” for first-year students. Jefford Vahlbusch, dean of the Honors College at Appalachian State University, introduced the term when he came to the university two years ago, Fox News reports. “We have women and men as college students, and I think having a non-gender specific way of talking about them, of addressing them, just shows that...

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