Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy [pic], a longtime supporter of gay rights, spoke to students at the largest GLBT youth conference in the country. The University of Connecticut hosted the two-day event, organized by True Colors, a Hartford-based nonprofit group that advocates for youth. True Colors works with other social service agencies, schools, organizations to ensure that the needs of sexual and gender minority youth are both recognized and competently met. The organization trains more than 2,400 people annually. The group has been spotlighted by both national and local media for their expertise in LGBTI youth issues.