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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 Executive Director Shane Windmeyer Speaks Out for National Coming Out Day in Online Video

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Campus Pride Executive Director Shane Windmeyer Speaks Out for National Coming Out Day, October 11 New video highlights tips and tools for students to find and choose colleges who come out as LGBT-Friendly (October 11, 2013) Campus Pride releases an online video for National Coming Out Day to help prospective LGBT and ally students and their […]

Campus Pride’s Creating Change Vlog: Day Four

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Saturday was another great day at Creating Change 2013! The day included workshop sessions, a plenary on immigration reform featuring Jose Antonio Vargas, caucuses, and a MasQueerAde Ball for youth and young adults. During the College Student Caucus, students gathered to have small group discussions on the issues facing their campuses. Meanwhile, the Pennsylvania Student […]

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

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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 […]

Camp Pride $250 Discount Extended to December 14, 2012

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Register by December 14, 2012, and pay only $710 for Camp Pride 2013, next July 16-21 Campus Pride is extending its special offer camp discount until Friday, December 14, 2012! Register now to reserve one spot at the LOWEST RATE for Camp Pride 2013, which takes place July 16-21, 2013. This special offer is open […]

Campus Pride announces Voice & Action National Advisor Award recognizing professionals who work with LGBT and ally students

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Students are invited to nominate their advisors by 12/3; applications for the Voice & Action National Student Leader Award are being accepted until 11/26.  Applications forms are available on the Campus Pride website. Campus Pride is pleased to announce the creation of a new part of the Campus Pride Voice & Action National Leadership Award […]

Students at New Jersey’s Stockton College to Vote on Chick-fil-A

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The vote follows a campus survey in which just under half of respondents answered that Chick-fil-A’s donating practices go against Stockton College’s values statements. As conversations about Chick-fil-A continue on campuses across the country, Stockton College’s Student Senate is preparing to vote next Tuesday on the company’s presence on campus. The chicken provider has been […]

Students Protest Chick-fil-A at Emory University

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

LGBT & ALLY YOUTH: NC, SC & GA AREA — Youth Scholarship Opportunities, Apply Now

There are three scolarship opportunities listed for ucpoming events such as the HRC Carolinas Dinner, the East Coast Stop The Hate Campus Bias & Hate Prevention Training and, as featured on Logo, the annual Camp Pride Summer Leadership Academy. All three have different deadlines — go online to http://www.CampusPride.org/LeadwithPride Apply online to get a free […]

Campus Pride commends Elmhurst College’s historic move to include LGBT students in admissions application question

Illinois college first U.S. institution of higher education to ask students specifically about sexual orientation and gender identity on college admissions form (Charlotte, NC) – Campus Pride, a national non-profit working to create safer, more LGBT-inclusive colleges and build future LGBT and ally leaders, is praising the decision by administrators at Elmhurst College in Elmhurst, […]

Ben Cohen Teams with Campus Pride: Launches Stand Up Foundation New Site on August 3

Former rugby star Ben Cohen is taking his gay rights advocacy a step further with the creation of an antibullying organization called the StandUp Foundation. Regarding the collaboration with Campus Pride, Cohen said in a statement, “We are proud to partner with Campus Pride. They have a long, successful track record of working with educators […]

This Weekend Campus Pride featured in New York Times: Recruiting Gay Students: Finding LGBT Friendly Colleges

NEW YORK TIMES FEATURES CAMPUS PRIDE How to Find a Gay-Friendly Campus? CAMPUS PRIDE’S NATIONAL LGBT COLLEGE FAIR PROGRAM THEY ARE HERE TO RECRUIT YOU Colleges Reach Out as Never Before by John Schwartz READ THE ENTIRE STORY ONLINE http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/18/education/edlife/18guidance-t.html The scene was similar to one that plays out thousands of times a year in […]

Campus Pride & Time Out Youth partner locally to “BELIEVE IN” LGBT & Ally young people with fundraiser on Thurs, Feb 25

Civil rights leader and highly-acclaimed furniture designer Mitchell Gold to speak about his book CRISIS and the toll based bigotry Charlotte, NC, Tuesday, Jan 19, 2010 – The national, Charlotte-based Campus Pride (www.campuspride.org) and local Time Out Youth (www.Time Out Youth.org) have partnered for a joint fundraising event on Thursday, Feb 25 to bring attention […]

Queering the Campus

Now that introductions are over, I thought I’d get you up to date with what my school’s LGBTQA group, OPEN, has been up to this year. This is going to be a mouthful, so I’ll break it down to the most central events. It’s important that you get an idea of the campus in which […]