Posts Tagged ‘LGBTQ’

GLASA will now be known as PRISM: The Sexuality and Gender Alliance.
Photo Courtesy of GLASA

Making the Queens College campus a safer place for LGBTQ students

Oliver “Ollie” Milbourne is one of the most outgoing and friendly people at Queens College. Walking into the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Alliance clubroom, Milbourne, 18, always has a big smile on his face and greets everyone...
by Manny Valdez

Photo by Manny Valdez.

GLASA conducts ‘safe-space’ training for faculty and staff

BY MANNY VALDEZ In an effort to ensure students feel safe in classrooms and on campus, the Gay Lesbian and Straight Alliance held their first ever safe space training session for Queens College faculty members on Oct. 22. The t...
by Manny Valdez


Fifth Avenue Platform for Pride

Pride Parade marchers raise symbols of their Pride to the sky. Photo by Aliza Chasan ainbows, wings and headdresses, oh my! New York City’s 42nd Annual Pride Parade marked the anniversary of the legalization of same-sex in Ne...
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By Fred Magovern News Reporter Does the FDA Policy Have Any Scientific Justification? Men who have had sex with men since 1977, even once, are permanently barred by the Food and Drug Administration from donating blood, regardle...
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CUNY Administrators Use Deception to Undermine Blood Drive

By Fred Magovern News Reporter Queens College President James Muyskens has reinstated an on-campus blood drive policy upon receiving a memo from the CUNY administration which misconstrues the position of a leading gay men’s h...
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The Summit Now Incorporating CoEd Residence Halls

By Meher Mohsin News Reporter The era of acceptance grows and thrives on the Queens College campus as coed residence halls become a part of The Summit. Set in motion for the first time this fall, this permanent addition to The ...
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Jenn Jarvis Revokes GLASA's Lock, Despite Unresolved Hate Crime

Fred Magovern Staff Reporter Jennifer Jarvis, executive director of student development, has revoked the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Alliance’s ability to lock their door, despite having previously authorized it in response to ...
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