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Campus Pride commends the formation of the LGBTQ Presidents in Higher Education group planning their first conference for “LGBTQ Leaders in Higher Education: Shaping Our Futures” this June 2015

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LGBTQ Presidents in Higher Education group represents 50+ college and university Presidents and partners Campus Pride commends the formation of the LGBTQ Presidents in Higher Education group and its upcoming conference for administrators on “LGBTQ Leaders in Higher Education: Shaping Our Futures.”  The conference will be held June 26-28, 2015 in Chicago, IL.  Registration is […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 Welcomes New Members to the Board of Directors

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Campus Pride adds three new members to the Board of Directors including Brielle Harrison, Frank Wrenn and R. Sylvester Owens Charlotte, N.C. – Campus Pride adds three new members of the Campus Pride Board of Directors — Brielle “Brie” Harrison, Frank Wrenn and R. Sylvester Owens. Each new board member represents a diverse mix of […]

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 […]

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 […]

Take Assessment: New Campus Pride Sports Index is READY

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The Campus Pride Sports Index is a benchmarking tool for colleges to establish benchmarks for LGBTQ-friendly and inclusive policies, programs and practices in college recreation and intercollegiate athletics. The Campus Pride Sports Index is now live and available for intercollegiate athletics and collegiate recreation programs to register and assess their LGBTQ-Friendliness. CREATE YOUR NEW ACCOUNT CampusPrideIndex.org/GetStarted2014 […]

Campus Pride releases 2014 Top 50 List of LGBT-friendly Colleges & Universities

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Top 50 listing features the “Best of the Best;” Number of top-rated schools increases to 50, based on growing progress in creating LGBT-friendly campuses (Friday, August 15, 2014)  Campus Pride announced today the annual Campus Pride 2014 Top 50 LGBT-Friendly Colleges & Universities. The listing highlights the positive efforts to improve safety and academic life […]

Campus Pride Back to School Resource; Implications of Quantifying Sexual Orientation during the Admissions Process

Figure 1. Identifying LGBT Applicants: Elmhurst College and the University of Iowa. Adapted from (a) “Elmhurst College: Application for Admission,” 2012, retrieved from http://media.elmhurst.edu/documents/Elmhurst_Application_2012.pdf ; and (b) “University of Iowa Will Ask Applicants if They Identify with Gay Community,” by E. Hoover, 2012, Chronicle of Higher Education, 59(17), p. 11.

In 2011 Elmhurst College created big waves in higher education waters by simply adding one question to their university application: “Would you consider yourself a member of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) community?” At that time Shane Windmeyer, Campus Pride executive director, commended Elmhurst. “The move by Elmhurst administrators to include this question represents […]

Camp Pride 2014 – Day Two – Social Justice & Equality

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Camp Pride Day Two delivered Mandy Carter, Robyn Ochs and further discovery of self, Action Plans and panel discussions Camp Pride 2014 is well on the way. Themes of day two included social justice and equality providing empowerment and new perspectives to students. Camp Pride Faculty, Ma Purdy and Ash Wickell, facilitated an educational block around valuing […]

Campus Pride attends White House LGBT Pride Month Reception

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Campus Pride joins LGBT Leaders at the White House in honor the LGBT Pride Month Campus Pride Executive Director joined a few hundred other national LGBTQ and ally leaders in the movement for a reception commemorating the White House LGBT Pride Month annual celebration. “Being asked to join the President and First Lady at this […]