The Golden Globe winning television series Transparent follows a father of three who tells his family he identifies as a woman. Actress Laverne Cox, who was born male and is a transgender activist, plays a prominent character in the series Orange is the New Black. Transgender stories are showing up in the mainstream media. But what is it like to struggle in real life with gender identity? For Skylar Kergil, it means regular testosterone injections and a mission to chronicle his journey from female to male; for Simmons College administrators, it means accommodating trans students on an all-women campus; for Alyssandra Taylor, it meant coping with rejection and isolation. Tonight, they share their stories with us.