Tag Archives: gay college life

Opposing Viewpoints Not So Welcome As College Confiscates Newspaper

Anti-gay activists often like to promote in their anti-marriage equality/anti-gay campaigns that opposing viewpoints shouldn’t be silenced or censored. But often that attitude of censorship is one that those who claim to seeking an open dialogue practice themselves. From Queerty.com: … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day: We Don’t Care that You’re Gay

The Washington Blade reports on a new ally campaign from the University of Virginia: CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Five members of the University of Virginia swim team appeared in a pro-gay spot as part of an ad campaign promoting diversity. The … Continue reading

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U of Fla. Considering LGBT Fraternity

From the Aligator: Fraternities and sororities geared toward LGBT students have been founding new chapters at universities around the country, leading some to question whether a chapter could be founded at UF. UF spokeswoman Janine Sikes said any group could … Continue reading

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U of Md. LGBT ‘Frarority’ Begins 2nd Year

From The Diamondback: Thirteen students received bids Monday from Theta Pi Sigma, the East Coast’s first LGBT “frarority,” after the organization completed its second rush season on the campus. “Coming out as being a part of the LGBT community, I … Continue reading

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LGBT Profile: Laila Al-Shamma, College Student; GSA Leader

EcinitasPatch and U~T San Diego gives us some insight on what we might be able to expect from future leaders and advocates in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community: From the EncinitasPatch: Laila Al-Shamma wrote a column last … Continue reading

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University of North Texas Opens LGBT Resource Center

Texas isn’t a state that comes to mind first when you think of places making progress for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) people. The Lone Star State is often greeted with an eyebrow raise or stunned ‘Texas!?!’ when mentioned … Continue reading

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40 Year Old LGBT Campus Organization Honored with Diversity Award

San Diego State University’s (SDSU) Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Student Union (LGBTSU), which has been in existence for 40 years, will be honored April 2013 with the University’s Student Organization Diversity Award. The Diversity Award is given to those … Continue reading

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