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‘Born In the Wrong Body’: Recipient of first sex-change operation in Cuba tells story of her journey (The Campus) Allegheny College (October 28, 2013

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August 2013

GayFest takes center stage in its third year (The Temple News) Temple University – August 5, 2013
Opinion: The illusion of contradiction (The Triangle) Drexel University – August 9, 2013
Olympic committee must take stand for gay rights (The Tartan) Carnegie Mellon University – August 18, 2013
Church may not preach tolerance like the pope (The Tartan) Carnegie Mellon University – August 18, 2013
Welcome Back: Community members react to court rulings on same-sex marriage (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – August 19, 2013
SCDC partners with OUT for Work (The Triangle) Drexel University – August 23, 2013
Seeing red: Do you want to riot or rejoice? (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – August 26, 2013
Career Services: A support for LGBTQ students (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – August 28, 2013

July 2013

Editorial: DOMA hinders Pennsylvania’s progress (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – July 10, 2013
Pennsylvania DOMA challenged in federal court (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – July 10, 2013
Opinion: Equality, everywhere (The Triangle) Drexel University – July 12, 2013
Kane announces opposition to DOMA; politicians react (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – July 12, 2013
Opinion: From the bedroom to the boardroom (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – July 24, 2013
Opinion: The folly of international gay activism (The Triangle) Drexel University – July 26, 2013

June 2013

Opinion: Shopping for Pride (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – June 12, 2013
Students, alumni support gay marriage decisions (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – June 26, 2013
Penn State community ‘thrilled’ by Supreme Court’s ruling (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – June 27, 2013

May 2013

NBA: The Next Big Leap (The Voice) Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania – May 2, 2013
Student assaulted at University Village: Despite witnesses, attack goes unreported (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – May 2, 2013
Identity as art: Expression of genders brings aesthetic value to pop culture (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – May 2, 2013
Law student fights gay donor ban (The Triangle) Drexel University – May 3, 2013
Opinion: Are we ‘playing the victim’? (The Triangle) Drexel University – May 3, 2013
LGBT activist speaks at Pride Week (The Triangle) Drexel University – May 10, 2013
Opinion: The other side speaks (The Triangle) Drexel University – May 10, 2013
Opinion: Take a stand on LGBT issues (The Triangle) Drexel University – May 17, 2013
Opinion: Moderation has a place in LGBT rights issues (The Triangle) Drexel University – May 17, 2013
Opinion: Labeling sexuality (The Triangle) Drexel University – May 31, 2013

April 2013

Patterson: Visibility, diversity benefit LGBT rights movement (The Temple News) Temple University – April 1, 2013
Penn Dems, College Republicans spearhead national same-sex marriage statement (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – April 1, 2013
US Sen. Bob Casey publicly supports same-sex marriage (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – April 1, 2013
Seeing red: More than Marriage (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – April 2, 2013
Sen. Bob Casey announces support for same-sex marriage (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – April 2, 2013
Editorial: ‘All Men Are Created Equal’ (The Voice) Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania – April 3, 2013
Facebook users show positive stand against DOMA (The Bucknellian) Bucknell University – April 3, 2013
Queer and Trans Conference Explores Meaning of Work (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – April 4, 2013
West Chester University honors Bayard Rustin (The Quad) West Chester University of Pennsylvania – April 7, 2013
Junior leads LGBT movement at Liberty Bell (The Temple News) Temple University – April 8, 2013
Seeing red: Having the facts, having opinions (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – April 9, 2013
Editorial: Ring a bell (The Temple News) Temple University – April 9, 2013
Philadelphia City Council deliberates ‘life partners’ reform (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – April 9, 2013
Penn LGBT, allies represent new senior honor society (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – April 9, 2013
LGBTA Gears Up for Ally Week (The Voice) Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania – April 10, 2013
Opinion: Called to love (The Gettysburgian) Gettysburg College – April 11, 2013
Politicians react to DOMA, gay marriage (The Aquinas) University of Scranton – April 11, 2013
Laramie Project was moving, challenging (The Campus) Allegheny College – April 12, 2013
LGBT activist speaks at Mitten Hall (The Temple News) Temple University – April 13, 2013
Seeing red: Student share opinions on same-sex marriage (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – April 16, 2013
Army LGBT activist visits Main Campus (The Temple News) Temple University – April 16, 2013
Patterson: LGBT genre poses new questions (The Temple News) Temple University – April 16, 2013
Exhibit explores identity, challenges use of gay slurs (The Temple News) Temple University – April 16, 2013
Group organizes week of awareness (The Gannon Knight) Gannon University – April 17, 2013
Opinion: Sports should be welcoming to everyone at every level (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – April 18, 2013
Opinion: Gay Marriage is bound to become legal soon (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – April 18, 2013
NFL players shine light on LGBT issues in athletics: Athletes team up to “Tackle Homophobia” (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – April 18, 2013
Opinion: Compromise is always an option (The Triangle) Drexel University – April 19, 2013
Gay bars create presence in Pittsburgh with varying themes (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – April 19, 2013
Seeing red: A global issue (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – April 22, 2013
A Transformation Captured (The Temple News) Temple University – April 23, 2013
Ally program expands to faculty and staff (The Temple News) Temple University – April 23, 2013
The History of Genderfuck (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – April 25, 2013
Patterson: Momentum required for LGBT movement to stay on course (The Temple News) Temple University – April 29, 2013
Seeing red: Trying to see the future (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – April 30, 2013

March 2013

Activism and support at heart of Rainbow Alliance (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – March 6, 2013
Gay marriage battles are going to the courts (The Quad) West Chester University of Pennsylvania – March 10, 2013
‘Fagbug’ Drives Positivity: Victim of Hate Crimes Educates BU (The Voice) Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania – March 14, 2013
Pride Week: Penn State LGBTA to celebrate who they are (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 17, 2013
‘LVC Memes’ Facebook page sparks controversy over Freedom Week (La Vie) Lebanon Valley College – March 18, 2013
Editorial: Freedom Week at LVC (La Vie) Lebanon Valley College – March 18, 2013
Baker: Big group identity does more harm (The Temple News) Temple University – March 18, 2013
Lambda Alliance reaches out to prospective freshmen (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 18, 2013
QPenn celebrates diversity in LGBTQA culture (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 18, 2013
LGBTA Student Resource Center holds ‘straight talk’ for Pride Week (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 19, 2013
Letter to the Editor: Too much gay pride? Emphasizing differences doesn’t achieve equality (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 19, 2013
Alumnus to screen ‘ScottChurch’s Drag’ as part of Pride Week (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 19, 2013
Patterson: Queer identity embraced by LGBT community (The Temple News) Temple University – March 19, 2013
College Republicans adjust platform on same-sex marriage (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 19, 2013
Opinion: More organizations should help LGBT community events (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 20, 2013
EI hosts panel regarding service of transgendered individuals in the U.S. Military (The Gettysburgian) Gettysburg College – March 21, 2013
Pride Week: Rally encourages LGBTA community to ‘say it loud’ (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 21, 2013
Supreme Court to Hear Same-Sex Marrige Cases (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – March 21, 2013
Opinion: Confidence in coming out (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 21, 2013
Events like Pride Week, rallies are important for LGBT community (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 25, 2013
Festival Latino and QPenn join forces for Sancocho (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 25, 2013
A path toward out for LGBT Penn athletes (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 26, 2013
View from The Voice: Empower the LGBT Community by Ending Sexual Orientation Discrimination (The Voice) Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania – March 27, 2013
Editorial: Redefine marriage (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – March 27, 2013
Rogers Smith analyzes same-sex marriage cases at Fireside Chat (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 27, 2013
“Fagbug” tour serves as a vehicle of social awareness (The Gettysburgian) Gettysburg College – March 28, 2013
Opinion: Marriage equality (The Gettysburgian) Gettysburg College – March 28, 2013
McKinley: Marriage equality means societal progress (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – March 28, 2013
Opinion: DOMA debates are embarrassing the country (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – March 28, 2013
Supreme Court examination of Proposition 8 sparks debate (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – March 28, 2013
Same-Sex Marriage as a Conservative (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – March 28, 2013
Professional drag show to conclude Pride Week (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 29, 2013
Maiden Sex Week aims to stimulate discussion (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 31, 2013

February 2013

First recipient of LGBTQ scholarship named (The Temple News) Temple University – February 3, 2013
LGBT Center and religious community discuss sexuality and religion (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – February 4, 2013
Events draw attention to Black History Month (The Gettysburgian) Gettysburg College – February 7, 2013
Rainbow Theology: A Colorful Look at the Intersection of Race, Sexuality and Religion (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – February 7, 2013
Individual schools make diversity hires in accordance with plan (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – February 7, 2013
Boy Scouts must adapt to 21st century (The Campus) Allegheny College – February 8, 2013
New show attempts to bridge gap (The Temple News) Temple University – February 11, 2013
Patterson: LGBT inspired fashion crosses into mainstream (The Temple News) Temple University – February 12, 2013
Author Questions God vs. Gay (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – February 13, 2013
Student leaders expand definition of activism (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – February 13, 2013
The Biggest Gay Bar on Earth Comes to Swarthmore (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – February 14, 2013
Sex Edition: Hickey: Asexuality should be recognized as a legitimate sexual orientation (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – February 14, 2013
Soldiers’ same-sex spouses receive benefits (The Aquinas) University of Scranton – February 14, 2013
Queer-Straight Alliance Throws Fundraising Banquet for Ali Forney Center (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – February 14, 2013
Wilson: Openly gay athletes like Rogers should be supported (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – February 18, 2013
Penn State graduate discusses his ‘coming out’ experience (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – February 22, 2012
Freedom Week set on campus at LVC (La Vie) Lebanon Valley College – February 25, 2013
Editorial: Support Republicans who sign legal brief on same-sex marriage (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – February 26, 2013
Opinion: Support of gay rights is a start in the right direction for struggling Republican party (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – February 28, 2013

January 2013

Penn Non-Cis fights under representation on campus (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – January 13, 2013
Out, Proud and Queer ALLies hopes to expand messages of acceptance (The Gettysburgian) Gettysburg College – January 24, 2013
Wharton to include LGBT faculty in Diversity Action Plan (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – January 27, 2013
Patterson: Coming out becomes low key (The Temple News) Temple University – January 28, 2013

December 2012

Editorial: Maintain ban on conversion therapy (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – December 5, 2012
Greek life creates video for the It Gets Better Project (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – December 7, 2012
Multicultural Organization Coalition (The Tower) Arcadia University – December 8, 2012
UA considers transgender and international student name changes process (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – December 8, 2012
Supreme Court to hear gay marriage cases (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – December 9, 2012
Opinion: The Supreme Court has chance to bring equality (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – December 13, 2012
Opinion: Words have a lot of meaning (La Vie) Lebanon Valley College – December 22, 2012

November 2012

Patterson: In order to understand, ask the right questions (The Temple News) Temple University – November 5, 2012
All American discusses Allyship (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – November 6, 2012
Election proves successful for many queer candidates (The Gettysburgian) Gettysburg College – November 10, 2012
Opinion: It Happens Here (La Vie) Lebanon Valley College – November 11, 2012
Patterson: Re-election promising for LGBT students’ futures (The Temple News) Temple University – November 13, 2012
Transgender Awareness Month this November (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – November 14, 2012
Baldwin: Last Tuesday’s election shows America is finally becoming a nation for all (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – November 14, 2012
SDS hosts Ride Against Rape (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – November 15, 2012
2012 presidential election largely ignores LGBT issues (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – November 15, 2012
‘And a child’ author on bullying and homosexuality (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – November 15, 2012
Vigil encourages acceptance (The Gannon Knight) Gannon University – November 16, 2012
Ally Training (The Tower) Arcadia University – November 18, 2012
Remembering the Stonewall Riots (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – November 19, 2012
The Gender Barrier: Education on Transgender Folk and Issues (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – November 19, 2012
UA Recap: Transgender and Transfer Students are focus (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – November 19, 2012
Q&A with Dawn Androphy (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – November 29, 2012
Out, Proud and Queer: “40 Moms” inspire hope during holiday season (The Gettysburgian) Gettysburg College – November 30, 2012

October 2012


Editorial: Pitt’s transgender policy needs revision (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – October 1, 2012
LGTBA community holds Straight Talks (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – October 2, 2012
Corrigan: Men should embrace the gay friend (The Temple News) Temple University – October 2, 2012
Patterson: LGBT student groups provide social safe haven (The Temple News) Temple University – October 2, 2012
Chick-fil-A Changes it Ways (The Voice) Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania – October 3, 2012
Coming Out Week Offers Safety, But No Imperative (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – October 3, 2012
Eliminate Gendered Bathrooms on Campus (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – October 3, 2012
Penn Law professor fights for equality for LGBT community (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – October 3, 2012
Indiana Cares Campaign brings a Weekly LGBT Film Festival to IUP (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – October 5, 2012
Sit in on Six O’Clock Series (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – October 5, 2012
National Coming Out Week celebrations to begin (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – October 8, 2012
Philly Trans* March promotes awareness and unity (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – October 8, 2012
Groups host HUB takeover for National Coming Out Week (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – October 9, 2012
Anker: A love letter to theater gays (The Temple News) Temple University – October 9, 2012
Carr: Limit relationships and drinking (The Temple News) Temple University – October 9, 2012
Baker: Coming out not a cookie-cutter process (The Temple News) Temple University – October 9, 2012
Pride comes out to play at Outfest (The Temple News) Temple University – October 9, 2012
PYSK: Siobhan Brooks-King (The Temple News) Temple University – October 9, 2012
Rodriguez: Merging cultures proves challenging (The Temple News) Temple University – October 9, 2012
California bans gay cure therapy (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – October 10, 2012
National Coming Out Day rally unites LGBTA students (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – October 11, 2012
Chaz Bono talks transitioning (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – October 11, 2012
‘Everyone is Gay’ visits Allegheny (The Campus) Allegheny College – October 12, 2012
OutFest 2012 hosted in Center City gayborhood (The Triangle) Drexel University – October 12, 2012
Professional soccer player shares experience as openly gay athlete (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – October 12, 2012
WCU hosts GALAEI speaker (The Quad) West Chester University of Pennsylvania – October 14, 2012
Letter to the Editor: From LGBT Center Director, Bill McCoy (The Bucknellian) Bucknell University – October 16, 2012
Letter to the Editor: Fran’s House (The Bucknellian) Bucknell University – October 16, 2012
Patterson: National Coming Out Week sets Temple apart from others (The Temple News) Temple University – October 16, 2012
Queer bioethics now an academic program at Penn (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – October 18, 2012
Website launches on LGBT sports issues (The Triangle) Drexel University – October 19, 2012
Feature: Doug Waterman ’15 (La Vie) Lebanon Valley College – October 19, 2012
Professor included in Boy Scouts blacklist (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – October 23, 2012
Current election holds the future for LGBT (The Slate) Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania – October 23, 2012
$5,000 award for LGBT advocacy (The Temple News) Temple University – October 23, 2012
Baker: Into the Mist (The Temple News) Temple University – October 23, 2012
Editorial: Steps toward inclusion (The Temple News) Temple University – October 23, 2012
New campus group promotes friendship (The Gannon Knight) Gannon University – October 24, 2012
Students Respond to “Pariah” Review (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – October 25, 2012
LGBT Center Celebrates 30 Years at Penn (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – October 31, 2012

September 2012

Patterson: Pride remains important for LGBT students (The Temple News) Temple University – September 3, 2012
New LGBTQ Director (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – September 5, 2012
LGBTA Student Alliance back to normal (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – September 5, 2012
Penn looks to high school students to increase faculty diversity (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – September 13, 2012
Patterson: Fringe allows students to support LGBT media (The Temple News) Temple University – September 17, 2012
For LGBT community, concerns over Faculty Diversity Action Plans remain (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – September 18, 2012
LGBTQ Lunch Series Begins (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – September 19, 2012
Lecturer Explores Fissions in LGBTQ Community (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – September 19, 2012
Rainbow complaint survives motion (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – September 20, 2012
Speaker shares with students the art of ‘Getting Bi’ (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – September 21, 2012
Erin Duran steps in as new Res. Life coordinator, LGBTQA Advisor (The Gettysburgian) Gettysburg College – September 24, 2012
Chaz Bono to speak on campus (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – September 27, 2012
Student Leads Anti-Bullying Legislation (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – September 27, 2012

August 2012


Rainbow Alliance, Sodexo comment on campus Chick-fil-A (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – August 1, 2012
Penn releases diversity action plans (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – August 1, 2012
Damon Sims, student leaders meet to talk Chick-fil-A (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – August 1, 2012
Agree or disagree, Chick-fil-A should stay on campus (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – August 1, 2012
Editorial | Open up larger conversation about Chick-fil-A (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – August 3, 2012
Rainbow Alliance files revised complaint regarding Pitt’s transgender policy (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – August 3, 2012
LGBTA resource center welcomes assistant director (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – August 29, 2012
FDA to ban gay men sperm donors (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – August 30, 2012

June 2012


LGBTQ community shows its colors Downtown during Pride Awareness March (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – June 12, 2012
Pitt issues responses to transgender complaints (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – June 5, 2012

May 2012


Baker: Philly boasts tight-knit GLBT culture (The Temple News) Temple University – May 1, 2012
Student organizations sound off on Obama’s support for gay marriage (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – May 10, 2012
Drag queens host FUSE’s bingo night (The Triangle) Drexel University – May 11, 2012
Publisher and activist speaks at FUSE mixer (The Triangle) Drexel University – May 11, 2012
Obama endorses gay marriage (The Triangle) Drexel University – May 18, 2012
Penn to provide tax offsets for employees in same-sex partnerships (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – May 22, 2012
Editorial | Another stride to equality (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – May 23, 2012My friend, the worst person in the world (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – May 30, 2012

April 2012

Third annual Pride Parade promotes awareness and acceptance (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – April 2, 2012
Screaming Queens Drag Show ‘fabulous’ (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – April 2, 2012
Carr: Sexual identity measures diversity (The Temple News) Temple University – April 2, 2012
Proud of LGBT community (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – April 4, 2012
LGBT students face challenges while studying abroad (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – April 8, 2012
Student organizations contribute to ‘It Gets Better’ project (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – April 9, 2012
University Health Services adds LGBT webpage (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – April 12, 2012
Medical student wins LGBT award (The Triangle) Drexel University – April 13, 2012
Glitz & Glamour Holds Annual Drag Show (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – April 13, 2012
LGBT website a smart addition (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – April 13, 2012
Baker: GLBT movement should foster education (The Temple News) Temple University – April 16, 2012
Bayard Rustin made a difference (The Quad) West Chester University of Pennsylvania – April 16, 2012
LGBTA makes efforts to change official documentation and spread education (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – April 17, 2012
FBI issues subpoena to former Pitt transgender student (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – April 17, 2012
Zombies Drag in Bloomsburg (The Voice) Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania – April 18, 2012
Lavender Graduation to celebrate achievements of LGBTA seniors (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – April 20, 2012
Penn sees rise in LGBT applicants (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – April 23, 2012
Lavender Graduation leaves participants feeling supported (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – April 23, 2012
Opinion: True Life: I have two moms (The Slate) Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania – April 24, 2012
Rainbow Alliance files complaint against Pitt regarding transgender policy (The Pitt News) University of Pittsburgh – April 26, 2012
Rodriguez: Capturing GLBT Stories (The Temple News) Temple University – April 30, 2012
Director of LGBTQA services needed (The Quad) West Chester University of Pennsylvania – April 30, 2012

March 2012


Students participate in mock same sex marriages (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 1, 2012
Drag show portrays Jewish holiday (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 2, 2012
Education diversity not covered for SU students (The Slate) Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania – March 6, 2012
Internet sensation Zach Wahls discusses gay rights (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – March 15, 2012
UPUA presidential candidates attend LGBTA meeting (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 15, 2012
What are students’ thoughts on gay marriage? (La Vie) Lebanon Valley College – March 16, 2012
Penn approves increase in gender-neutral bathrooms (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 16, 2012
Penn leads way in gender-neutral housing (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 16, 2012
QPenn 2012 stresses openness (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 20, 2012
Transgender support in Penn community grows (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 20, 2012
Editorial: Pitt takes step backward with transgender policy (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – March 20, 2012
Dan Savage discusses ‘It Gets Better’ project (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 21, 2012
University defines gendered facilities policy (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – March 21, 2012
PKA, LIFE groups continue to work together (The Gannon Knight) Gannon University – March 21, 2012
A View from the Voice: March 22 (The Voice) Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania – March 22, 2012
QTC explores ‘Power, Pleasure and Violence’ in annual event series (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – March 22, 2012
In defense of Dan Savage (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 22, 2012
Pride Games highlight unity in athletics and LGBT community (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 26, 2012
QPenn hosts Alan Cumming as keynote speaker (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – March 26, 2012
Pride Week 2012 celebrates 40 years of progress at Penn State (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 26, 2012
LGBTQA Student Alliance’s Pride Week takes over HUB (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 27, 2012
Students share stories of gender identity in Miscegenations Project (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 27, 2012
Dickinson to Hire LGBTQ Director (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – March 28, 2012
LGBT Activist Promotes Site (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – March 28, 2012
Panelists discuss sexuality and religion (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 28, 2012
Minority within the Minority: Q&A Club Page 1 Page 2 (The Crown) Kings College – March 29, 2012
Alumna reflects on transgender equality (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 29, 2012
Pride Week rally draws students together at Old Main (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 29, 2012
LGBTA: exploring the past, present and future (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 30, 2012
Undertones sponsor professional drag show (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – March 30, 2012

February 2012


Safe Zone increases support for GLBT students, employees (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – February 6, 2012
Reality of Oppression brought to campus with “isms” discussions (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – February 6, 2012
Cabaret argues for marriage equality (The Temple News) Temple University – February 7, 2012
Movers & Shakers: Connor Hesketh (The Temple News) Temple University – February 7, 2012
Privacy concerns spread amidst UA approval of Open Data Initiative (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – February 7, 2012
Penn sees increase in LGBT-flagged early decision applications (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – February 7, 2012
Penn community reacts to gay marriage ruling (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – February 8, 2012
Fraternity forms partnership with LIFE group (The Gannon Knight) Gannon University – February 8, 2012
Editorial: Legalize same-sex marriage (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – February 9, 2012
How LBGTQTA friendly is Pitt? (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – February 13, 2012
UA resolves to improve Diversity Action Plan for LGBT community (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – February 14, 2012
LGBTA to hold eighth annual “KissOut” (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – February 14, 2012
Valentine’s Day should encompass all love (The Temple News) Temple University – February 14, 2012
GLBT needs survey assesses campus climate (The Temple News) Temple University – February 14, 2012
LGBTQA students hold annual ‘KissOut’ (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – February 15, 2012
Group promotes non-heterosexual-centric Valentine’s Day (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – February 15, 2012
Speaker to address bisexual issues (The Campus) Allegheny College – February 17, 2012
FUSE petitions for LGBTQ center (The Triangle) Drexel University – February 17, 2012
Cultural Conversations to have a LGBT focus (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – University Park – February 20, 2012
IvyQ conference creates LGBT dialogue (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – February 21, 2012
Gay Rabbi Explores Values (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – February 22, 2012
Sexuality and gender issues addressed with “Growing Up Gay in the USA: A Town Hall Event” (The Daily Collegian) PSU – University Park – February 22, 2012
SU Does Little for its Minority Students (The Slate) Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania – February 26, 2012
Gay Rabbi Explores Values (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – February 29, 2012
LGBTQA Penn State and State College Area High School students perform monologues, inspire audience (The Daily Collegian) PSU – University Park – February 24, 2012
Civil Rights Don’t Belong On the Ballot: Marriage Equality In The United States (Bi-Co News) Bryn Mawr College / Haverford College – February 25, 2012
Columnist advocates for cooperation not judgment (The Temple News) Temple University – February 28, 2012
Penn adds transgender employee insurance (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – February 28, 2012
Writer Gives Voice to Gay Black Men (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – February 29, 2012

January 2012


Editorial: Viral blog post not linked to LGBT rights (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – January 10, 2012
Editorial: Anti-Girl Scout movement overlooks human rights (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – January 16, 2012
Letter to the Editor 1/17 – In response to Editorial: Viral blog post not linked to LGBT rights (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – January 17, 2012
Former Penn forward Justin Reilly voices change with poetry (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – January 19, 2012
Wharton LGBT group fosters networking (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – January 24, 2012
Creating Change Conference promotes LGBT equality (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – January 30, 2012
Columnist advocates to bring GLBT marriage to forefront (The Temple News) Temple University – January 31, 2012

December 2011


Openly gay, former marine speaks at Lehigh (The Brown and White) Lehigh University – December 1, 2011
‘The DP’ sits down with the Lamba Alliance’s incoming chair (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – December 1, 2011
Student groups open dialogue on HIV/AIDS (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – December 2, 2011
Penn’s LGBT community applauds Respect for Marriage Act (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – December 5, 2011
GLBT panel brings issues to forefront (The Temple News) Temple University – December 6, 2011
City Council bill to guarantee more rights to same-sex couples (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – December 5, 2011
Course to promote The Homecoming Project (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – December 8, 2011
‘LGBT Colors Project’ released first-ever issue on Thursday (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – December 9, 2011
PennULTRA hosts series of monologues as inaugural event (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – December 12, 2011

November 2011


Diversity groups face challenges in Jesuit Universities (The Aquinas) The University of Scranton – November 2, 2011
IUP Finishes Probe Into Alleged Remarks (The Penn) Indiana University of Pennsylvania – November 3, 2011
Taylor presents ‘Athlete Ally: Victory Through Unity’ in HUB (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – November 3, 2011
LGBTQA sponsors transgender awareness week (The Quad) West Chester University of Pennsylvania – November 5, 2011
Grey Hats put on Karaoke Night (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – November 9, 2011
Documentary Screening Opens Equity Week (The Clarion Call) Clarion University of Pennsylvania – November 10, 2011
Allegheny to host diversity conference (The Campus) Allegheny College – November 10, 2011
Sexual orientation still an issue at work (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – November 10, 2011
SRU veterans react to change in military policy (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – November 10, 2011
Westboro Baptist Church to come to Penn State (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – November 11, 2011
Gay discrimination in PA (The Keystone) Kutztown University of Pennsylvania – November 11, 2011
MEChA hosts East Coast Chicano Student Forum (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – November 13, 2011
Penn increases number of gender-neutral bathrooms (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – November 14, 2011
Judith Butler speaks at Bryn Mawr College as Mary Flexner lecturer (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – November 17, 2011
LGBTQA hosts a successful Transgender Awareness Week (The Quad) West Chester University of Pennsylvania – November 19, 2011
Diversity Action Plan to spend $100 million on faculty diversity (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – November 20, 2011
Pitt lacks gender-neutral housing options (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – November 27, 2011
Students recognize Transgender Day of Remembrance (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – November 29, 2011

October 2011


Ally athletes tackle homophobia (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – October 3, 2011
Outfest predicts 40,000 attendees (The Temple News) Temple University – October 3, 2011
Editorial: GLBT Tolerance (The Temple News) Temple University – October 3, 2011
Son of Gay Parents to Discuss ‘What Makes a Family?’ (PC Today) Penn College of Technology – October 4, 2011
DADT repeal changes policy, not attitudes (The Temple News) Temple University – October 4, 2011
Spectrum Holds Vigil (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – October 5, 2011
New organization opens eyes (The Gannon Knight) Gannon University – October 6, 2011
Zane Booker brings LGBT activism, dance to campus (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – October 6, 2011
Pitt’s Rainbow Alliance shines light on LGBTQ issues (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – October 6, 2011
LGBT Film Festival starts up for new year (The Penn) Indiana University of PA – October 7, 2011
Appearance-based profiling proves incorrect (The Temple News) Temple University – October 7, 2011
Organizations team up for Suicide Awareness Week (The Flashlight) Mansfield University of Pennsylvania – October 10, 2011
Outfest celebrates, advocates GLBT rights (The Temple News) Temple University – October 10, 2011
Spectrum Talks Sex (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – October 12, 2011
Students chant and give speeches during National Coming Out Week Rally (The Daily Collegian) Penn State University – October 13, 2011
History Still in the Making for the GLBT Community (The Keystone) Kutztown University of Pennsylvania – October 13, 2011
‘Ursinus is talking about…’ author speaks on novel (The Grizzly) Ursinus College – October 13, 2011
Six O’Clock Series focuses on LGBT Muslims (The Penn) Indiana University of PA – October 14, 2011
QnA to premire video (The Campus) Allegheny College – October 16, 2011
Editorial: LGBT status important for housing, not college apps (The Pitt News) The University of Pittsburgh – October 18, 2011
Organization hosts dance event, encourages LGBT pride in community (The Penn) Indiana University of PA – October 18, 2011
LGBTQI students show pride during Gay Awareness Week (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – October 20, 2011
Words can hurt, so think before you speak (The Rocket) Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania – October 20, 2011
QSA, SQU commemorate Coming Out Week 2011 (The Phoenix) Swarthmore College – October 20, 2011
Penn athletes pledge to tackle homophobia (The Daily Pennsylvanian) The University of Pennsylvania – October 24, 2011
Pride Month Hits Campus (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – October 26, 2011
Activists Discuss LGBT Issues (The Dickinsonian) Dickinson College – October 26, 2011
Allies gather for Spirit Day (The Keystone) Kutztown University of Pennsylvania – October 27, 2011