Dan Cathy

Dan and Me: My Coming Out as a Friend of Dan Cathy and Chick-fil-A (Huffington Post)


by Shane L. Windmeyer, Huffington Post Gay Voices I spent New Year’s Eve at the red-blooded, all-American epicenter of college football: at the Chick-fil-A Bowl, next to Dan Cathy, as his personal guest. It was among the most unexpected moments of my life. Yes, after months of personal phone calls, text messages and in-person meetings, […]

Guest blog: Stockton Student Senate rules on Chick-Fil-A


by David Lamando, Student Senate Vice President, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey Two years ago, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey entered into a ten-year contract to have Chick-fil-A on its campus. The food service company Chartwells licenses Chick-fil-A’s name, as it does with the also-at-Stockton Dunkin’ Donuts, Johnny Rockets, and Papa […]

Students Protest Chick-fil-A at Emory University


Chick-fil-A continues to be a hot topic on campuses across the country, including Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia–the hometown of Chick-fil-A. Emory is widely known to be one of the most LGBT-friendly campuses in the Southeast, earning five out of five stars on the Campus Pride Index. However, campus officials’ response to concerns over Chick-fil-A […]

Elon University releases statement on Chick-fil-A with support from Campus Pride


Elon University announced today that the university’s Board of Trustees has decided to create a “study committee” to examine the university’s external vendor policies. This decision comes after the university’s Student Government Association voted 35-11 in support of a bill advising the university administration remove Chick-fil-A from campus last week. Campus Pride supports the university’s […]

Guest Blog: Chick-fil-A: What it means for you and your campus


By Laura Lee Sturm Laura Lee Sturm is a senior at Elon University in Elon, North Carolina, where she is a Human Services major and German Studies minor. She also serves as the Vice President of Spectrum, Elon’s queer-straight student alliance. Elon University’s student government voted last week in support of a bill advising the […]