Louisiana State University Introduces LGBTQ Minor Program
October 02 2014 2:01 PM ET

Louisiana State University Introduces LGBTQ Minor Program

Jorge Rodriguez-Jimenez

Louisiana State University introduced an LGBTQ minor program this fall semester.

WATCH: Ariz. High School Throws Out Ballots for Lesbian Homecoming Couple
October 01 2014 1:40 PM ET

High School Won't Count Votes for Homecoming Queens

Mitch Kellaway

Administrators say students are only allowed to nominate one male student and one female student to the homecoming court at Willow Canyon High School in Surprise, Ariz.

WATCH: These Ore. High-Schoolers Want a Trans-Inclusive Homecoming
September 29 2014 2:40 PM ET

These High-Schoolers Want a Trans-Inclusive Homecoming

Mitch Kellaway

'Guess what? It’s 2014 and the world is constantly changing and improving,' say student leaders at an Ashland, Ore., high school as they open the doors for transgender homecoming royalty at their school.

Boys Wear Skirts to Class in Protest After School Fines Trans Girl for Wearing Skirt
September 20 2014 10:02 AM ET

Boys Wear Skirts to Class in Protest After School Fines Trans Girl for Wearing Skirt

Mitch Kellaway

When a trans student was fined by her Rio de Janeiro high school for wearing a skirt, her classmates hatched a plan.

Duke University Makes Applications More Welcoming for LGBT Hopefuls
September 13 2014 2:00 PM ET

Duke University Makes Applications More Welcoming for LGBT Hopefuls

Mitch Kellaway

In an optional, open-ended short essay, applicants to Duke can now describe their sexual orientation and gender identity in their own words.

WATCH: Toronto School Board Member Tongue-Tied Over Transphobic Tweets
September 10 2014 1:14 PM ET

School Board Member Tongue-Tied Over Transphobic Tweets

Mitch Kellaway

A Toronto School Board member was struck dumb when a local reporter asked him about his tweets claiming he 'reserved the right' to believe that trans people don't exist and may or may not be mentally ill.

PHOTOS: Mt. Holyoke Students Come Out for Trans-Inclusion
September 04 2014 10:56 AM ET

PHOTOS: Yes, 'Trans Women Belong at Mt. Holyoke!'

Mitch Kellaway

These Mt. Holyoke students demanded that their college support all women.

WATCH: First of 'Seven Sisters' Schools to Admit Trans Women
September 03 2014 11:11 AM ET

First 'Seven Sisters' School Now Admits Trans Women

Mitch Kellaway

'We must acknowledge that gender identity is not reducible to the body,' say Mt. Holyoke College officials of their historic decision to welcome applications from all trans students.

7 Brave Campuses for LGBT Students in the South
September 02 2014 8:00 AM ET

7 Brave Campuses for LGBT Students in the South

Campus Pride

Here are seven schools where students across the South rabble-roused their way to a better campus.

Calif. Women's College Makes Trans-Inclusive History
August 27 2014 12:31 PM ET

This Women's College Just Made Trans-Inclusive History

Parker Marie Molloy

In a historic move, one California college has adopted an explicitly trans-inclusive admissions policy, making it the only school to do so among the nation's 119 single-sex college programs.

2014 List Of Top LGBT Schools Includes More Southern And Religious Campuses
August 15 2014 10:13 AM ET

Did Your School Make The List of Top LGBT Colleges?

Michelle Garcia

Campus Pride's annual index of LGBT-friendly colleges and universities has expanded this year to show the improvements of more schools across the country.

Blogger Loses Job to Homophonia
August 04 2014 4:39 PM ET

Blogger Loses Job to Homophonia

Trudy Ring

The owner of a Utah language school worried that a blog post on homophones — words that sound alike but are spelled differently — would bring up associations with homosexuality.

WATCH: Trans Girl's Discrimination Sparks Change in Catholic School Policy
July 24 2014 5:03 PM ET

WATCH: Victory for Trans Girl Discriminated Against by Catholic School

Mitch Kellaway

In response to 11-year-old Tracey Wilson's human rights complaint, Vancouver's schools have become more open to trans students — though some say support doesn't go far enough.

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