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Headlines: 19 colleges make 5-star rating in LGBT-Friendly Campus Climate Index

Thanks to The Advocate (and a bevy of other news-media across the nation) for the coverage of Campus Pride’s 19 five-star-rated campuses in our LGBT-Friendly Campus Climate Index.

Be sure to check out our two releases on the subject:
“Campus Pride Climate Index ranks gay-friendliness of American colleges and universities” Aug. 2
“Campus Pride successful in changing “Alternative Lifestyle” Princeton Review list wording” Aug. 4

From The Advocate:

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See 10+ more headlines from around the nation after the jump…

Penn State receives five-star rating for LGBT friendliness
The Daily Collegian Online
‎The Campus Pride Climate Index was announced on Monday by Campus Pride, a Charlotte, NC-based organization that promotes an LGBT-friendly learning 

Oregon’s Campus LGBT Pride Rankings
Willamette Week
We are pleased to inform you that you have been placed on the Honor Roll of the LGBT-Friendly Campus Climate Index. The index owned by Campus Pride and 

Huffington Post
Campus Pride, a non-profit devoted to creating safer communities for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender college students, recently released its 2010 

OSU among nation’s top 20 gay-friendliest colleges
Corvallis Gazette Times
‎The Campus Pride’s LGBT-Friendly Campus Climate Index of more than 230 campuses considers policies, programs and practices, and ranks colleges from one to 

OSU, UO Named Most Gay Friendly Schools
‎The non-profit Campus Pride has released their 2010 list of most gay friendly colleges and the State of Oregon’s two major universities both achieved the 

UO ranked most LBGT-friendly school
‎The University of Oregon was ranked as the most LGBT-friendly school in the US The magazine, Campus Pridesaid UO had the most welcoming atmosphere for 

University Of Oregon Named Most Gay-Friendly College In US
That’s according to the new Campus Pride 2010 Climate Index of gay-friendly colleges. The Eugene school topped the list of 230 universities that were ranked 

UCLA, Ithaca and Princeton Rank Among the Nation’s Most Gay-Friendly Colleges
‎The list, spearheaded by Campus Pride, an advocacy organization for LGBT college students, is topped by 19 universities and colleges with a five-star 

OSU and U of O Top List of America’s Most Gay-Friendly Colleges
Just Out (blog) 
regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity,” said Shane Windmeyer, Campus Pride executive director and creator of the Campus Climate Index. 

19 colleges get 5-star LGBT ratings
They are asked about policy inclusion, support and institutional commitment, student life, academic life, housing, campus safety, counseling & health and 

University of Oregon ranks No. 1 in gay-friendliness
‎Rankings were based on eight LGBT-Friendly factors, including support and institutional commitment, student life, academic life, housing, campus safety,