Transgender HSU Prof Escapes from Alcatraz
Loren Cannon made a name for herself as one of the top female amateur triathletes in California in her age group. On Sunday, Cannon, a philosophy professor at Humboldt State University, will compete in the grueling Escape From Alcatraz race – as a man…
At Humboldt State, Cannon specializes in trans-theory, feminist ethics and ethical theory.
“I teach a class on transgender experiences at Humboldt State, so I’m pretty out there on campus,” Cannon said. “I’m involved in the trans and queer community activities, and I’m working to improve transgender health care in Humboldt County.”