Higher Education News and Jobs

LGBTQ Leaders Explore Pathways to Success

by Lois Elfman | June 26, 2016
LGBTQ leaders say defining leadership goals and implementing and communicating a clear inclusiv [...] Read more

A Critical Moment for LGBTQ Student Success

by Rebecca Dolinsky | June 22, 2016
The minute that students matriculate to institutions of higher education, they should expect [...] Read more

As Bathroom Controversy Swirls, North Carolina Colleges Offer LGBTQ Students Shelter

by Catherine Morris |
North Carolina colleges and universities deal with the aftermath of House Bill 2 which limits p [...] Read more

LGBTQ Community’s Foothold in North Carolina Could Serve as Activism Blueprint

by Shane L. Windmeyer | June 19, 2016
Campus Pride founder wonders why there aren’t more national organizations actually based and [...] Read more
Film Illuminates Dark Chapter in Florida Gay History

Film Illuminates Dark Chapter in Florida Gay History

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ORLANDO, Fla. ― Soon after the mass shooting as Pulse nightclub, another dark chapter in Flor [...] Read more

Higher Ed Supports LGBTQ Communities After Orlando Shootings

by Jamal E. Mazyck | June 17, 2016
In the wake of the shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, where gunman Omar Marteen took t [...] Read more
Vanderbilt Adds Transgender Surgeries to Student Insurance

Vanderbilt Adds Transgender Surgeries to Student Insurance

by Associated Press | June 9, 2016
NASHVILLE, Tenn. ― Vanderbilt University officials say the school’s student insurance will [...] Read more

NCORE Director Kathleen Wong(Lau): Path to Inclusion Must Be Carefully Mapped Out

by Lydia Lum | June 2, 2016
Dr. Kathleen Wong(Lau), who has launched faculty training institutes and administrator training [...] Read more
Yale’s Gender Neutral Bathrooms Part of Changing Climate

Yale’s Gender Neutral Bathrooms Part of Changing Climate

by Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press | May 22, 2016
NEW HAVEN, Conn. ― Visitors at Yale University’s 315th commencement will notice something n [...] Read more
Judge: Law Doesn’t Cover Gay Hate Crimes in Ex-player’s Case

Judge: Law Doesn’t Cover Gay Hate Crimes in Ex-player’s Case

by Jonathan Mattise, Associated Press | May 16, 2016
CHARLESTON, W.Va. ― West Virginia law doesn’t consider violence or threats of violence base [...] Read more
UNC President on LBGT Law: Colleges Can’t Run Without Fed Funds

UNC President on LBGT Law: Colleges Can’t Run Without Fed Funds

by Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press | May 11, 2016
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. ― Leaders of North Carolina’s public universities met Tuesday to grap [...] Read more
ACA Nixes Nashville Over ‘Discriminatory’ Law

ACA Nixes Nashville Over ‘Discriminatory’ Law

by Diverse Staff | May 10, 2016
The American Counseling Association has canceled its annual conference scheduled for 2017 in Na [...] Read more

Battle Heating Up Between Federal, State Governments Over LGBT Issues

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The showdown between North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory’s administration and the federal governm [...] Read more
N.C. College System’s Federal Funds in Crosshairs of LGBT Law

N.C. College System’s Federal Funds in Crosshairs of LGBT Law

by Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press | May 5, 2016
RALEIGH, N.C. ― North Carolina’s prized public universities could be the biggest losers as [...] Read more
NCAA Board OKs Anti-discrimination Measure for Event Bidding

NCAA Board OKs Anti-discrimination Measure for Event Bidding

by Associated Press | April 28, 2016
  INDIANAPOLIS ― The NCAA Board of Governors adopted an anti-discrimination measure Wedn [...] Read more