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University of New Mexico students approve ‘gender‑neutral’ constitution

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
University of New Mexico
Students at the University of New Mexico have voted to make all pronouns in the student government's constitution gender-neutral. [...]

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Kansas panel advances bill protecting college religious groups amid protest fears

Friday, April 3, 2015
Kansas
A GOP lawmaker warns that Kansas risks similar backlash as Indiana and Arkansas if lawmakers pass a bill aimed at protecting college religious groups, but a colleague said heeding such concerns would be "catering to the mob." [...]

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Judge: University of Pittsburgh transgender locker room ban didn’t discriminate

Thursday, April 2, 2015
University-of-Pittsburgh
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit from a transgender man who alleged the University of Pittsburgh expelled and subjected him to FBI scrutiny after a dispute over using a men's locker room. [...]

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Missouri bills would ban gender neutral university housing, unisex bathrooms

Sunday, March 29, 2015
Missouri state capitol in Jefferson City.
Gender-neutral university housing and many unisex public bathrooms would be banned in Missouri under bills that have been introduced in the Legislature. [...]

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Kansas Senate approves bill allowing campus religious groups to discriminate

Friday, March 20, 2015
Kansas state capitol in Topeka.
The bill would prevent state universities, community colleges and technical colleges from refusing to recognize or denying campus resources to religious groups that limit their memberships. [...]

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All-women’s Wellesley College to admit transgender students

Thursday, March 5, 2015
Wellesley College
School officials say "Wellesley will consider for admission any applicant who lives as a woman and consistently identifies as a woman." [...]

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University of Missouri adds transgender housing option on campus

Sunday, February 15, 2015
University of Missouri
The University of Missouri's flagship campus in Columbia is testing out a new gender-neutral housing option starting this fall. [...]

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Bryn Mawr College to accept transgender, intersex students

Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr College , a small women's college near Philadelphia says it'll start accepting transgender women and intersex applicants who don't identify as male. [...]

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University of Colorado to cover transition surgeries for transgender employees

Friday, February 6, 2015
The University of Colorado in Boulder.
The University of Colorado expects to soon begin covering the cost of transition surgery for transgender faculty and staff when new insurance plans take effect on July 1. [...]

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Missouri bill would allow Christian college groups to discriminate against gay students

Monday, January 12, 2015
Missouri state capitol in Jefferson City.
A Missouri state lawmaker wants to allow Christian groups to discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation on college campuses, while still retaining all the privileges of being a school sanctioned student group. [...]

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