News & Updates

Read the Campus Pride news and updates. Learn how we are actively working to build future LGBT and ally leaders and safer, more LGBT-friendly colleges and universities.

Campus Pride’s statement on Ferguson grand jury decision: “There must be accountability and consequences…”

Campus Pride Advisory Board member Jonathan Green alongside other UNC Greensboro students chalk campus sidewalks with their feelings and response to the Ferguson decision Monday night

  On Monday, November 24, the grand jury in the Ferguson case decided not to bring criminal charges toward Darren Wilson, the police officer who killed Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager this past Summer in Missouri. Campus Pride released the following statement: “Another unarmed young black man has been killed in this country.  All of us […]

BUY A NEW CAR & SUPPORT LGBTQ YOUTH: Carolina Volkswagen & Low Country Volkswagen team up with Campus Pride until December

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North Carolina & South Carolina: Now you can buy a car from Carolina Volkswagen or Low Country Volkswagen and support LGBTQ youth with Campus Pride until December 31, 2014 ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS SAY “CAMPUS PRIDE” OR ANYTHING GAY & PROUD!!! Charlotte-based national nonprofit Campus Pride teams up with Carolina Volkswagen in Charlotte […]

What’s Next? HIV/AIDS: Impact and Action for Men of Color; Monday, Dec 1 at 4pm EDT

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World AIDS Day Google+ Hangout hosted by Campus Pride & AIDS United Dec 1 at 4pm EDT Join Campus Pride and AIDS United on World AIDS Day December 1 in a Live Google+ Hangout discussing HIV/AIDS from “Impact to Action” at 4 p.m. EDT.  This discussion will be specifically geared toward our future work and […]

Simmons College is on the right track; Policy update welcomes Transgender Applicants

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Simmons College has updated policy to be more open to transgender students becoming third all-women’s college with such policy It is difficult to ignore the current growth of transgender inclusion on college campuses. Simmons College has followed suit of Mt. Holyoke and Mills College by becoming the third all-female school to openly accept transgender applicants. […]

NOW IS THE TIME: Take Action on Transgender Day of Remembrance

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Transgender Day of Remembrance is November 20, 2014 – Take action now Transgender Day of Remembrance has been established to honor and remember those who have been killed as a result of transphobic and anti-trans hate or prejudice. Every year vigils, events and special gatherings are held to honor these lost voices. On November 28th, […]

Dine & Donate All Day: “StandUp against Bullying” with Hollywood Chick-fil-A Spirit Night

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“StandUp against Bullying” Dine & Donate All Day, Show your support and stop by the Hollywood Chick-fil-A Spirit Night – Sat, November 22 – 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. All day on Saturday, November 22 at the Hollywood Chick-fil-A store (6750 W. Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028), you can “StandUp Against Bullying” and show support […]

Campus Pride sells “Happy Holigays” Box Set ($24.95 dozen) to support LGBT Youth & Safe Spaces with Teazled.com

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Special dozen box set features four different designs spreading “Happy Holigays” messages of  joy, love and hope only $24.95 with profits benefitting Campus Pride Campus Pride has extended partnership with LGBT-owned greeting card company Teazled.com to continue selling special “Campus Pride Happy Holigays” box set of greeting cards to support LGBTQ youth and safe spaces.  Purchase […]

Johnson C. Smith University to Host First PRIDE Day on Wed. Nov. 19

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Campus Pride sponsors Johnson C. Smith University first ever Pride Day on November 19, 2014 Charlotte, N.C. - Johnson C. Smith University campus organizations have collaborated to deliver the first ever PRIDE on campus. Campus Pride Leadership Academy Camp Pride alumni Warren Radebe is the lead organizer behind the Pride event who continues to challenge administration […]

Register Now: Campus Pride partners with PaperClip Communications on webinar, Wed, Nov 19 – “Strategies for Serving & Supporting Transgender & Gender-Nonconforming Students”

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This year when your campus recognizes Trans Day of Remembrance on November 20, your campus can also commit to doing more to create a safer space for transgender and gender-nonconforming students.   Campus Pride partners with PaperClip Communications on webinar “Strategies for Serving & Supporting Transgender & Gender-Nonconforming Students” on Wed, November 19 at 2 p.m. […]

Bi Resource Center Releases “Recognize: The Voices of Bisexual Men”

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“Recognize: The Voice of Bisexual Men” is now available; Order your copy now Recognize: The Voices of Bisexual Men an anthology of short fiction, creative nonfiction, critical essays, visual art and more coming from the voices of over 60 cisgender and transgender bisexual, pansexual, polysexual and fluid men from across the world. Campus Pride is incredibly […]

Campus Pride & StandUp Foundation host StandUp Day Google+ Live Hangout featuring LGBTQ Athletes and Activists on Wed, Nov. 12

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Join Campus Pride & the StandUp Foundation to talk being LGBTQ athletes and activists during our Google+ Hangout on Wed. Nov 12 at 2pm EDT/11am PDT; Join the Live Hangout View Live Hangout – Weds, Nov. 12 2pm EDT Featured panelists:  Anna Aagenes is a community organizer, LGBTQ activist, athlete, and speaker. Anna one of the […]

Straight ally & fraternity man Tom Jelke supports Campus Pride 30 Day Giving Challenge with $1000 toward $10,000 Matching Gift: Asks Straight Allies & Fraternity Professionals to Help Support LGBTQ Youth

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WATCH VIDEO MESSAGE FROM TOM JELKE “I am giving $1000 and ask my fellow fraternity & sorority professionals to meet my match and give what they can $10, $50 or more.” Donate to Campus Pride in 30 Day Giving Challenge leading up to Giving Tuesday on Dec 2; Every dollar is matched up to $10,000 […]

Less than Two Weeks until STANDUP DAY on Nov 14 – Download the 2014 StandUp Day Action Kit

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“ I stand up against bullying. Will you? I lost my own father to violence when he stood up for an employee who was being attacked. I’ve heard from many fans and friends how bullying has impacted their lives, and I am moved to make a difference for them. Parents have written to me, sharing […]

Take the Campus Pride 30 Day Giving Challenge – Now Through #GivingTuesday Dec 2

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Starting NOW! 30 Days to Give to Support LGBTQ Youth Every $1 You Give is MATCHED up to $10,000 Hello, my name is Katie. I am the President of the Campus Pride Advisory Board and a member of the Board of Directors. I want to personally ask you to please make a gift to Campus […]

Be Part of the Winner’s Circle: Dine and Stand Up Against Bullying until Nov 14 at Dish in Charlotte, NC

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One of Charlotte’s premiere LGBT restaurants Dish has teamed up with local Charlotte-based Campus Pride and the StandUp Foundation for national StandUp Day on Friday, November 14. Starting November 1 until November 14, anyone who eats at Dish will be asked to “StandUp Against Bullying” simply by making a $1, $5 or more donation to local […]

Award-winning Singer/Songwriter Justin Utley releases new “Stand for Something” video featuring Campus Pride; National video release highlights “marriage equality” victories in Utah and across the U.S.

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New York City singer/songwriter Justin Utley releases his new video for the award-winning single Stand for Something.  In June 2010, Justin released Stand for Something, a single written to inspire, motivate and to take action towards securing LGBT equality in America, ending youth homelessness, and increasing community awareness. The single was nominated by the LGBT Academy […]

Campus Pride partners with Out To Innovate oSTEM Conference Nov 8-9; Register Now

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Register now for Out to Innovate November 8-9, 2014 in Atlanta, CA at Georgia Tech National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals presents “Out to Innovate™ 2014”, a two-day career summit for LGBTQI students, faculty and professionals in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. This will be a joint event with the oSTEM 4th National […]

Get Started & Create an Account: Campus Pride Index 2.0 and NEW Sports Index; Due by Dec 30, 2014

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NEW 2.0 VERSION OF THE CAMPUS PRIDE INDEX CREATE YOUR NEW ACCOUNT CampusPrideIndex.org/GetStarted2014 Campus Pride has been working 24/7 to update the Campus Pride Index 2.0 version. Plus we are also launching the Campus Pride Sports Index for collegiate recreation and intercollegiate athletics. Over three years of planning and fundraising $150,000+ has enabled us to […]

Apply Now: 2015 Campus Pride Voice & Action Awards, Deadline December 5, 2014

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Apply now for the Campus Pride Voice & Action Awards: Student Leader Award, Athlete Award, Sorority/Fraternity Award & Advisor Award The Voice & Action National Leadership Award program embodies our mission, values and vision for inclusion and recognition of young adult leaders. The annual awards are an honorary national recognition program highlighting the outstanding accomplishments of […]

October 16, 2014 is #SpiritDay – Wear Purple to Take a Stand Against Bullying

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Join Campus Pride & GLAAD by taking a stand against bullying on October 16 On October 16, 2014, millions of Americans and citizens around the world will wear purple on Spirit Day in a stand against bullying and in support of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth. GLAAD is once again leading outreach to […]