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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, […]

Romeo Jackson: Personal Reflection on Transgender Day of Remembrance, Nov 20

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A student reflection on Transgender Day of Remembrance Written by Romeo Jackson Over the past year, I have been asked several times: “why do you do this [LGBTQ] work?” The first time I was asked I had not thought much about, yet I quickly answered, “I do this work for queer people of color especially […]

Implement Trans-Inclusion: Campus Pride Trans Policy Clearinghouse

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Learn more about college policies for transgender and gender-queer students Are you a prospective student wondering what campuses have gender-inclusive housing? An administrator researching trans-inclusive health insurance models to implement on your campus? A parent looking for trans-friendly colleges and universities for your child? You’ve come to the right place! The Campus Pride Trans Policy Clearinghouse […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

Campus Pride launches new grant program to fund the “LGBTQ on Campus” online trainings to support colleges and universities

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Everyone is welcome to apply starting now until December 20, 2014; Grants will be prioritized for rural campuses, two year colleges, Southern campuses and minority serving institutions. Campus Pride announced today a new grant program for colleges and universities to apply for one year of funding for the usage of the “LGBTQ on Campus” online […]

Make LGBTQ History: Sign up your campus to participate in the first-ever Campus Pride & GLSEN National Online LGBTQ-Friendly College Fair on March 19, 2015

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The Campus Pride & GLSEN National Online LGBTQ-Friendly College Fair  is the first of its kind in the country, specifically designed for addressing the concerns of LGBTQ and Ally students when it comes to academics, student life and campus safety. The event will take place online from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on March 19, 2015 […]

Save $250 this National Coming Out Day; Pre-Register for Camp Pride & LGBTQ Professional Academy for Advisors, July 14-19, 2015

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Invest in Building LGBTQ Leaders & Safer Campus Communities this National Coming Out Day SPECIAL OFFER – LOWEST RATE  $250 OFF REGISTRATION until December 20, 2014 Only $745 – Special $250 Off; Regular $995 registration includes all program materials, curriculum, 5 nights lodging, food and camp supplies. REGISTER NOW This National Coming Out Day ask your […]

Campus Pride Partners with My2024 to Dream the Future of LGBTQ Youth – My2024 Launches October 7

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My2024 launches October 7 bringing LGBTQ voices of the future together in a 10-day event My2024 is an online game, a national conversation, and a giant party for 10 days in October 2014 asking lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people across the United States how their lives and communities could change in the year 2024. […]

CELEBRATE LGBTQ HISTORY MONTH: Campus Pride ​spotlights queer youth with NEW card series ($3.99 each) as part of continued partnership with Teazled and “Speaking OUT: Queer Youth in Focus”

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October 3, 2014 – Campus Pride teams up to spotlight the lives of queer youth with new 15 card “Speaking OUT” youth series as part of the continued partnership with ​Teazled, LLC, a pioneer in the manufacturing of greeting cards by and for the LGBTQ Community. BUY NOW ONLINE This year as part of the LGBTQ […]

2014-15 Campus Pride Lil’ Purple Backpack Student Leader Resource Guide Now Available – Order Free for Your Campus

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2014-15 Campus Pride Lil’ Purple Backpack Student LeaderResource Guide Now Available Looking for the answers to all of your LGBT college organizing and leadership questions in one place? The Campus Pride 3rd Annual Lil’ Purple Backpack Student Resource Guide is just what you need. This Campus Pride Resource Guide is a 64+ page, full-color, pocket-sized resource guide […]

Transgender Student Vanessa González Admitted to Douglass Residential College

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Vanessa González, Camp Pride 2013 Alumna and LGBTQ activist, admitted to all-women’s campus Douglass Residential College Updated September 17, 2014 This fall Vanessa González was admitted into Douglass Residential College, adding herself to the number of transgender students accepted to the college. Douglass College is a an all-women’s college that functions under Rutgers University. Vanessa was a student at […]

Mount Holyoke Becomes Second all-Women’s College to Formally Invite Transgender Applicants

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Mount Holyoke, all female school in Massachusetts, updates admissions policy to be more open to transgender and gender queer applicants South Hadley, Mass., – Mount Holyoke formally updated admissions policy to include transgender and gender queer students making history as the second all-women’s campus to formally address these admissions criteria. “We commend the efforts made by […]

BACK TO SCHOOL: Transgender Health Care

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Commentary by Jacob Rostovsky, American Jewish University, Graduate School of Non-Profit and Business Management When you are transgender and attending college, you may come across issues that most students would never think about. As students, including ones that identify as LGB, are planning to choose their colleges, they do not have to find the answers […]