Other News of Interest

Bullying and Prevention

Sat, Jan 21, 2017 People across the US and other countries joined the Women’s March for human rights and equality Click here to read more.

Wed, Jan 4, 2017.  Wasif Qureshi, President Emeritus of the Islamic Center of Greensboro, shares insights on creating space and bullying prevention for Muslim-Americans in your community. Click here to read more.

Thu, Dec 1, 2016. The Peyton Heart Project’s Jill Kubin shares how she joins with others to thread kindness and bullying awareness across the nation, one heart at a time. Click here to read more.

Thu, May 3, 2012. New research in psychology suggests that “bullies are, by far, the coolest kids.” Click here to read more.

 

“Higher Education

Wed, Aug 21, 2013. ACT test-takers are found to be unprepared for college. Click here to read more.

Fri, Aug 9, 2013. The Board of Governors at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill bans gender-neutral housing. Click here to read more.

 

LGBTQ

Wed, Oct 12, 2016. Teen Finds Gender Identity Through Art. Click here to read more.

Fri, Aug 23, 2013. Transgender woman Islan Nettles dies after bias assault in Harlem. Click here to read more.

Mon, Aug 19, 2013. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signs bill banning “gay conversion” therapy. Click here to read more.

 

Religion and Sexuality

Thu, Nov 17, 2016. Christian Mothers of LGBTQ Youth Should Know: “You Are Not Alone”. Click here to read more.

Tue, Aug 13, 2013. Study shows that the evangelical middle are more accepting of gays and lesbians. Click here to read more.

Sun, Aug 4, 2013. Alan Chambers, Exodus International’s former president, discusses sexual labels and “ex-gay therapy” after his public apology. Click here to read more.

 

Youth and Digital Culture

Tue, Jan 3, 2017. Simon Sinek explains why social media is hurting “Millennials” in the workplace and in life. Click here for the video excerpt.

Mon, Aug 19, 2013. The Center for Investigative Reporting and Youth Speaks team up on a new project combining spoken word poetry and investigative reporting. Click here to read more.

Wed, Feb 29, 2012. The Born This Way Foundation has partnered with the John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, The California Endowment, and The Berkman Center at Harvard to explore the best ways to reach youth and create a new culture of kindness, bravery, acceptance, and empowerment. Click here to read more.

 

Mental Health

Wed, Oct 5, 2016. Kid Cudi, an American recording artist and actor, shared with his fans a deeply personal statement on his struggle with depression and suicidal urges. Click here to read more.