Campus Pride

Calling on LGBT College Alumni; Take Online Survey

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How are LGBT college alumni philanthropic? Where do LGBT alums give their time and money?  How does sexual orientation and gender identity affect personal giving?  Now we can find out. Take the survey now  Campus Pride is proud to support Dr. Jason C. Garvey at University of Alabama and Dr. Noah D. Drezner at University of […]

Campus Pride statement on Kansas City shootings: “We condemn these acts of violence in any venue…”

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Campus Pride statement in response to shooting at Jewish Community Center and assisted living facility near Kansas City, Kansas: Campus Pride is deeply saddened by the news of the shooting at the Jewish Community Center and assisted living facility in Kansas. Our deepest sympathies extend to the families and victims of this senseless tragedy.  We […]

Applications Now Open for 2014-15 Campus Pride Advisory Board Members; Apply by May 15, 2014

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Are you an LGBTQ or Ally student leader? Want to be more involved with Campus Pride? Apply to be on the Advisory Board!  The current Campus Pride Advisory Board, in conjunction with the Campus Pride Board of Directors, announces the opportunity to join the Advisory Board for the 2014-15 academic year. Undergraduate and graduate students […]

TODAY at 6pm EDT Campus Pride hosts Google+ Hangout: “LGBTQ Campus Organizing & Resources”

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Campus Pride hosts Google+ Hangout about LGBTQ organizing on campus and helpful resources to reach inclusion on campus TODAY, April 7, 2014 at 6pm EDT Campus Pride LGBTQ Campus Organizing & Resources.” Student leaders around the country and Campus Pride Programs Manager, Rebby Kern, will be joining us to share best practices for inclusion, resources and […]

Campus Pride launches #IStandwithAndraya National Petition calling for Central Piedmont Community College to take action on trans inclusion & safety

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#ISTANDWITHANDRAYA: Call on CPCC Administration to apologize to Andraya Williams & take action for trans inclusion & safety “Lets not forget about Andraya and the safety of all transgender students. She deserves an apology and she wants to be sure this does not happen again by taking necessary steps to train campus staff and enact trans-inclusive […]

Campus Pride calls on Central Piedmont Community College to take action in response to report of harassment against transgender student; CPCC students plan campus protest for this Friday

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Central Piedmont Community College must do the right thing and take necessary actions to support Andraya and other LGBT students on campus.  Now is the time to apologize and begin enacting transgender inclusive policies, programs and practices to ensure this does not happen again. The complacency and excuses must stop before this escalates any further.    […]

Winston-Salem State student targeted by anti-gay tweets by local DJ Brian “B-Daht” McLaughlin

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Update: DJ Brian “B-Daht” McLaughlin issues apology on Twitter to WSSU student after anti-gay tweets “WSSU administrators must take immediate action to ensure LGBT students like Aaron feel support and safety. These incidents impact more than one individual. They impact the climate for everyone — and strike harm at the spirit and heart of the entire […]

April is Campus Pride Month; Time to celebrate & educate on LGBTQ issues with Campus Pride

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Campus Pride has the tools and resources you need to organize and manage programs on campus Spring time marks the launch of Pride festivals and national celebratory gatherings happening across the United States honoring LGBT culture and inclusion. College campuses are following suit by planning and supporting Pride Weeks on campus. Campus Pride can help […]

Monday, April 7 at 6pm EDT Campus Pride Hosts Google+ HangOUT “Campus Pride Month: LGBTQ Campus Organizing & Resources”

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Campus Pride hosts Google+ Hangout about LGBTQ organizing on campus and helpful resources to reach inclusion on campus Monday, April 7, 2014 at 6pm EDT Campus Pride LGBTQ Campus Organizing & Resources.” Student leaders around the country and Campus Pride Programs Manager, Rebby Kern, will be joining us to share best practices for inclusion, resources and […]

Campus Pride stands with students at Spelman College & Morehouse College during LGBT Pride Week after campus sidewalk chalkings discovered expressing religion-based bigotry

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“Homo Sex is a Sin…” among anti-LGBT religion-based bigotry found written on campus sidewalk after kickoff event to Spelman College and Morehouse College’s joint Pride Week activities This week Spelman College and Morehouse College students teamed up for Pride Week 2014. This week brings activities, events and programs to bring awareness to the LGBT community […]

Campus Pride Statement: Passing of Fred Phelps is the time to demonstrate “love for all humanity and move forward”

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Campus Pride encourages college campuses to take the higher road by demonstrating respect and civility in passing of Fred Phelps that he “never gave others and move forward” Charlotte, NC – News reports indicate that Fred Phelps, Sr., the leader of the Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) know for its ongoing anti-gay and military funeral protests, […]

Campus Pride signs onto local Charlotte LGBT organization letter calling on changes to anti-LGBT policies and funding of St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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Local LGBT leaders call for changes to anti-LGBT policies and funding at St. Patrick’s Day Parade, ask Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority CEO to withdraw as grand marshal CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-based national nonprofit Campus Pride joins several local organization leaders of Charlotte’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community today calling for significant policy changes […]

Enjoy Spring Break Safely; National Alcohol Educator Bobby Gordon Provides Tips for a Safe Spring Break

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Bobby Gordon, award-winning advocate for alcohol and drug education, research and prevention, delivers tips for students to have a safe, and fun spring break The words “safe” and “spring break” tend to not go together.  While some studies suggest college students don’t drink more than they usually do while on campus, most anecdotal information and peer […]

Campus Pride offers scholarships for LGBTQ Youth from Historically Black College & Universities to attend Camp Pride Summer Leadership Academy in partnership with the National Black Justice Coalition

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Over $12,000 in scholarship assistance funding available to attend Camp Pride Summer Leadership Academy for LGBTQ youth leaders at HBCUs; Apply online now at CampusPride.org/CampPride (Charlotte, NC) – Campus Pride launches outreach effort to fund LGBTQ youth leaders from Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs) to attend Camp Pride Summer Leadership Academy this July 15-20, […]

Campus Pride commends Florida A&M University for adding LGBT to Non-discrimination Policy

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Florida A & M University has voted in favor of changes to the Non-Discrimination policy by the Board of Trustees to include LGBT As announced by Equality Florida, Florida A&M University (FAMU) has voted in favor of changes to add LGBT to the non-discrimination policy by the Board of Trustees today.  The revised policy will […]

The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation and Campus Pride Partner to Create Safer Campuses

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The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation and Campus Pride Take a Stand against bullying Challenge For college freshmen, the first few weeks on campus are an exciting transition to university life. They are full of new experiences like moving into a dorm and choosing a major. However, other experiences can be daunting, especially if you are […]

Campus Pride honors Jonathan Pryor from UMKC with Voice and Action National Advisor Award

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Jonathan Pryor University of Missouri – Kansas City Coordinator, LGBTQIA Programs & Services “I’m incredibly humbled and honored to be selected for this award from Campus Pride.  Our work at UMKC is accomplished with the support and extraordinary efforts of our LGBTQIA students (who just hosted MBLGTACC 2014!), a supportive Division in Student Affairs and […]

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week Feb 23-Mar 1

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The National Eating Disorders Association brings awareness to eating disorders; Eating disorders affect everyone, including the LGBT population National Eating Disorders Awareness Week is taking place Feb 23-Mar 1. The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) is taking time to focus on awareness and support of people dealing with eating disorders. NEDA has provided a variety […]

Ellen Page Comes Out; Representation is crucial for inclusion & change

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Staff Commentary by Rebecca Kern, Media, Communications & Programs Manager Ellen Page comes out at the Human Rights Campaign Time To Thrive Conference; Owning self-identity is important for the LGBT movement to progress Coming out is not about gaining attention–it is about showing support and claiming self-identity within the LGBT and ally movement. As laws, […]

Campus Pride launches National LGBT Scholarship Database in partnership with Point Foundation

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Free dynamic online database lists thousands of LGBT scholarships for youth providing greater access and resources to higher education (Charlotte, NC) – Campus Pride announced today the launch of the National LGBT Scholarship Database in partnership with Point Foundation.  The new online dynamic database is free and provides LGBT and ally students with the largest, […]