Gay rights/issues

Education Department recognizes same-sex marriages for student aid purposes

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Responding to Supreme Court ruling, the Education Department will begin recognizing same-sex couples for the purposes of distributing federal financial aid.

 

Tensions over gay rights at two religious colleges

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At Baylor, student government wants to ban "deviate" sex instead of "homosexual acts," and says this would make gay students more welcome. At Creighton, Catholic student group wants to end ticket give-aways for concert by singers who created "Same Love."

Some professors outraged as engineering education magazine publishes anti-gay letter

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Some faculty members are outraged that science education magazine published letter of anti-gay rhetoric.

Dartmouth rescinds offer to dean over past anti-gay statements

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College's new president rescinds job offer to African bishop who faced criticism for his past statements about gay people.

Washington state 2-year colleges will ask students about sexual orientation on registration forms

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Washington State's community colleges add voluntary questions about sexual orientation and gender identity to all student registration forms.

 

Settlement favoring transgender student has implications for higher ed

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Unprecedented federal settlement finding a middle school violated Title IX by discriminating against a transgender student has legal implications for colleges, too, experts say.

Student expelled for being gay and charged $6,000 in back tuition protests with online petition

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A student expelled for having a lesbian relationship and ordered to repay $6,000 in scholarship money is fighting back.

FAFSA changes recognized many kinds of parents

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Changes to the FAFSA will collect information on both parents in a same-sex marriage or who are unmarried but living together.

Essay responds to an open letter from gay professor at Christian college

The provost of a Christian college responds to a letter from a faculty member unable to be open about issues of sexuality while remaining employed.

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Essay about being a gay faculty member at a Christian college

A faculty member describes the choice of staying in the closet or losing a job.

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