Think the date is dead? Think again. Then, we talked to real college students about their own preferences when it comes to dating and hook-up culture. Like for all students, being seen as popular is still widely associated with being part of a party scene, and a lot of the young people we spoke to felt alienated by this sentiment.
Campus environment tied to sexual assault risk for LGBT people
LGBTQ students face discrimination while Education Department walks back oversight
You are a gay man who has been single far too long. I keep going week after week and no luck. Will it happen tonight? Oh crap, is that a pimple? Seriously, being a gay man and trying to find someone to date is a real chore. There are tons of hurdles to overcome that can make it feel like the deck is stacked against us.
Homosexuality in American football
Campus Pride is a nationally recognized organization dedicated to making campuses more LGBT-friendly. The organization's annual Campus Pride Index is based on a set of 50 questions that correspond to eight different LGBT-friendly factors. The Princeton Review also ranks the best and worst campuses for LGBT students each year, but its results are based on a survey of , random students at top colleges. Colleges come to the Campus Pride Index and work with the organization to form a group of faculty and students, LGBT people included, to rate their school by the index's factors. Below, in no particular order, are the top schools from the Campus Pride Index's most recent list and some of the unique student groups and organizations they offer.
SYDNEY - One in four gay men said they had received verbal threats of harm or had been bullied while participating in sports, and around 80 percent of people said they had witnessed such discrimination, according to a survey of 9, respondents. The findings were contained in 'Out on the Fields', released Sunday, which officials said was the first international study and the largest conducted on discrimination against gay, lesbian and bisexual participants in sports. The study, which also canvassed heterosexual respondents, surveyed nearly 3, people in Australia, 2, in the United States and 1, in Britain. The study was also conducted in Canada, New Zealand and Ireland.