Tag Archives: Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals

LGBTQ Presidents in Higher Education and the Potential to Make It Better

Not only are there 25 out and proud LGBTQ Presidents in Higher Education, but they are ready to speak out and make a difference!

Posted in Higher Education, Queer Issues on Campus | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Those Questions You Really Shouldn’t Ask of LGBT People

Humans are curious creatures and privilege is a tricky thing. As we study and learn the experience of different people, we realize that the experience of oppression can manifest itself in the tiniest of ways, without our even realizing. A well known example of such microaggressions is the experience of black people in regards to […]

Posted in Challenging Cisgender Privilege, Queer Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Faces For Equality: Warren Scherer (The Consortium)

Name: Warren Scherer Age: 28 Hometown: Milwaukee, WI Occupation: Program Coordinator, LGBT Resource Center, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Why I Found Him at Creating Change: Warren is one of my many fabulous colleagues in the Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals. Like the work Terry, Lisa, and Vanessa do with community LGBT centers, professionals […]

Posted in Faces For Equality | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Consortium Responds to Virginia AG About University Non-Discrimination Policies

The Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals has issued a response to Virginia’s Attorney General, Ken Cuccinelli II, who last week advised Virginia’s public universities to rescind their non-discrimination protections for sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. That I know of, the Consortium is the first student affairs organization to speak out in […]

Posted in Queer Issues on Campus | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment