Tagged with LGBTQ

A Rainbow Over Catholic Colleges

“COME out of the closet in style!” read the poster, and on a crisp fall day, dozens of students on Georgetown’s Red Square did, metaphorically at least. They formed a winding conga line and sashayed through a life-size closet door. That afternoon, they gathered for same-sex smooching in a campus “kiss-in.” The day’s events were … Continue reading

U. of Iowa Will Ask Applicants if They ‘Identify With’ the Gay Community

Last week the University of Iowa added an optional question to its application for undergraduate admission: “Do you identify with the LGBTQ Community?” The university has also given applicants a third gender option, allowing prospective undergraduates and graduate students to identify themselves as “transgender” instead of “male” or “female.” With those changes, Iowa becomes the … Continue reading