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Campus Pride joins National LGBT Organizations in Letter of Support for Family of Michael Brown

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Campus Pride is one of nearly 30 LGBT organizations who have joined together in solidarity to show support for Michael Brown, youth gunned down by police Campus Pride joins LGBT leaders across the nation to co-sign an open letter of solidarity in response to the tragic killing of Michael Brown, 18-year-old college student who was unarmed and […]

Camp Pride 2014 – Day Five – Voice & Action

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Camp Pride 2014 continues on day five honing students’ actions plans into final form, a special visit from Janet Mock and the Campus Pride Awards Reception and Graduation Ceremony  Action plans are a great takeaway for the collegiate leaders at Camp Pride 2014. Often times students ask how they can achieve a specific goal, whether decided […]

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 […]

“Show Your Campus Pride” this June during the Official LGBT Pride Month

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It’s official! President Obama has proclaimed June as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month! “NOW, THEREFORE, I, BARACK OBAMA, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the United States, do hereby proclaim June 2014 as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and […]

Campus Pride announces Wade Davis, Former NFL Football Player, as Featured Keynote Speaker for Camp Pride & Advisor Bootcamp; Register Now for Early Discount before May 30

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Campus Pride announces Wade Davis, Former NFL Football Player and Executive Director of the You Can Play Project, as Featured Keynote Speaker for Camp Pride and Advisor Bootcamp 2014; Register now before the early bird rate expires May 30 CAMP PRIDE 2014: Campus Pride has begun announcing national LGBT civil rights and social justice leaders to be featured […]

GIVE OUT DAY EXTENDED UNTIL 5/16 11:59PM – DONATE NOW

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The 2nd annual Give OUT Day has been extended for 24 hours; Donate now to help Campus Pride remain in 1st place of the US Southern Leaderboard and win an extra $4,000 for LGBT youth Today is the second day of the annual Give OUT Day. Join the national movement encouraging people to donate to LGBT nonprofits by […]

Give OUT Day is One Week Away on Thursday, May 15, 2014

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Support LGBT Youth by Donating to Campus Pride on Give OUT Day Thursday, May 15 In one week on Thursday, May 15th Campus Pride will be part of a national initiative called Give OUT Day that will engage thousands of people across the country to give in support of the LGBTQ community.  All the money raised will go […]

Early Discount Registration extended until May 30, 2014 for Camp Pride & Advisor Bootcamp – Register now

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Camp Pride and Advisor Bootcamp early discount registration rate extended until May 30, 2014 - Register now; Apply for scholarships online REGISTER NOW: Campus Pride has extended the early discount registration rate until May 30, 2014 for Camp Pride Leadership Academy and LGBT Professional Academy, “Advisor Bootcamp”. Register now.  CAMP PRIDE & ADVISOR BOOTCAMP 2014: The 8th annual Camp Pride will […]

Campus Pride announces LGBT activist & bisexual author Robyn Ochs as a featured keynote speaker for Camp Pride Leadership Academy 2014: Register now

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Campus Pride announces LGBT activist & bisexual author Robyn Ochs to be featured keynote speaker at Camp Pride this July; Register Now CAMP PRIDE 2014: This week Campus Pride began announcing national LGBT civil rights and social justice leaders to be featured at Camp Pride Summer Leadership Academy as keynote speakers. The eighth annual Camp Pride will take place […]

Campus Pride announces the head of National Center for Transgender Equality Mara Keisling for Camp Pride Leadership Academy 2014; Register now

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Campus Pride announces Mara Keisling, Executive Director of National Center for Transgender Equality, to be featured keynote speaker at Camp Pride this July; Register Now CAMP PRIDE 2014: This week Campus Pride begins announcing national LGBT civil rights and social justice leaders to be featured at Camp Pride Summer Leadership Academy as keynote speakers. This year the eighth […]

Campus Pride joins Faith in America and the global effort calling on Pope Francis to end harm to LGBT Youth caused by the Catholic Church and its teachings

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Campus Pride joins a global effort to ask Pope Francis to stand against and end religiously-driven remarks made against LGBT youth On Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014, a letter was published addressed to Pope Francis calling on the Church’s current harmful attitudes and labeling of LGBT youth. Together, Faith in America, an organization educating on […]

Campus Pride kicks off “Campus Pride Month” this April with several national events and Google+ Hangouts

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April is Campus Pride Month: Kicking it off with local events in Charlotte, NC and a FREE Google+ Hangout Join Campus Pride in kicking off Campus Pride Month, all during the month of April, by attending our local events and Google+ Hangout. Google+ Hangout: “Finding a LGBT-Friendly Campus & Scholarships” Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at […]

Campus Pride hosts Google+ Hangout: “Finding a LGBT-Friendly Campus & Scholarships” Wednesday, March 26

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Campus Pride hosts Google+ Hangout to share how to find an LGBT-friendly college as well as other resources helpful for college preparation Next Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 6pm EST Campus Pride will be hosting a Google+ Hangout: “Finding a LGBT-Friendly Campus & Scholarships.” Student leaders around the country, Campus Pride Executive Director Shane Windmeyer […]

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 […]

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, […]

Inaugural Success at Campus Pride College Sports Summit at the University of Richmond, VA

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Student athletes, coaches, faculty and staff join Campus Pride at the University of Richmond for the first Campus Pride College Sports Summit, Feb 6 & 7, 2014.  Over 300 athletes filled the room at the University of Richmond where Kye Allums took the stage welcoming attendees to the first Campus Pride Sports Summit. As a […]

Campus Pride hosts Pride House Event in Charlotte Valentine’s Day weekend to send “Love To Sochi”

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Campus Pride is proud to announce its partnership with Pride House International by hosting a Pride House event in Charlotte, NC on February 16, 2014 at Bar 316 Charlotte, N.C. – A coalition of LGBT sport and human rights groups to bring “Love To Sochi” with Pride House International. Pride House has become a launching […]