16th March 2015
University of Kent blocks talk from anti-gay preacher who labelled homosexuality ‘a scourge’ 163
6:42 PM — A homophobic imam who claimed that homosexuality is a 'scourge' has reportedly been banned from speaking at the University of Kent.
11th March 2015
University bans cake sale for homeless LGBT people 30
7:27 PM — A Christian university in Michigan has refused to allow a bake sale in aid of LGBT homeless youth to take place.
20th February 2015
What life is really like for LGBT students 7
5:15 PM — A new research project is exploring what university life is like for LGBT students.
17th February 2015
Italian university to give trans students option of ‘aliases’ to protect privacy 1
3:57 PM — An Italian university has announced that it plans to give transgender students the option of using an online 'alias' to borrow books from the library or register for exams.
26th January 2015
Alan Titchmarsh condemns gay Winchester professor 154
12:25 PM — TV host Alan Titchmarsh has laid into a gay professor at the University of Winchester, over his controversial statements about sexuality.
20th January 2015
University poster claims trans women ‘rape women every nine minutes’ 538
1:27 PM — A poster has been put up at University of Bristol misgendering trans women and claiming cis women need to "surrender their boundaries".
24th November 2014
London university bans preacher who says gays are ‘obscene and filthy’ 65
2:16 PM — An Islamic preacher who likens being gay to a disease has been banned from speaking at a London university.
9th November 2014
Christian group calls for sacking of gay Winchester professor 53
1:08 PM — A Christian pressure group has called on the University of Winchester to sack a gay professor over his views on sexuality.
15th October 2014
India: Delhi schools become 25% trans inclusive
4:26 PM — 25% of reservations in schools will be allocated to transgender students in Delhi
18th September 2014
Homophobic preacher gets drowned out by students at US university 157
6:51 PM — This homophobic preacher visited the campus of the James Madison University in the US state of Virginia two days ago, and probably didn't expect to receive the reception he did.
4th September 2014
US: Duke University debuts new LGBT-inclusive college application
5:10 PM — Duke University will debut a new LGBT-inclusive application this fall, making it the fourth college or university in the US to provide such an application.
15th August 2014
US: Campus Pride announces top 50 LGBT-friendly universities 1
6:49 PM — Campus Pride has named the top 50 LGBT-friendly US universities for 2014.
24th July 2014
US: Michigan State LGBT Resource Center receives $1 million dollar gift
3:25 PM — An anonymous gift of $1 million dollars (£580,000) was given to Michigan State University’s LGBT Resource Center.
15th July 2014
US: Pansexual college student fundraises tuition after being cut off by family
9:01 PM — A pansexual student at the University of Pittsburgh is crowdfunding her tuition expenses after being cut off by her family because of her sexual orientation.
5th July 2014
Study: Children raised by same-sex parents are ‘healthier and happier’ 31
11:44 AM — Children raised by same-sex parents are both healthier and happier than others, a study has found.
1st July 2014
US: University System of Georgia to recognise same-sex spouses in retirement plans
5:35 PM — The University System of Georgia has extended the tax benefits in its retirement plan to same-sex spouses of employees, despite the state’s continued ban on same-sex marriage.
16th June 2014
King’s College London Student Union to vote on stripping anti-gay Sultan of honours 13
11:14 AM — A motion has been filed to the King’s College London Student Union calling for the removal of the honorary doctorate presented to the Sultan of Brunei.
31st May 2014
Athlete: I was expelled from Christian college for being openly gay 33
4:14 PM — A gay athlete is claiming he was expelled from a private Christian college because of his sexuality.
29th April 2014
US: Department of Education confirms anti-trans discrimination is illegal
8:03 PM — The US Department of Education has confirmed that discrimination against transgender students is prohibited under an existing policy from the 1970s.
27th April 2014
US: South Carolina Senate could reverse House’s cuts to universities over ‘gay books’ 1
7:35 PM — The South Carolina Senate could step in to prevent savage cuts to two universities who stocked 'gay-themed' reading material.