on-campus lgbt / political

Why Only Marriage Equality Will Do: The Fight for Same-Sex Marriage

Join the Students Advancing Marriage Equality (SAME) Campaign in welcoming Marriage Equality New York (MENY) to Columbia on Wednesday, April 21 at 9pm in Fayerweather 313! Marriage Equality New York is one of the largest non-profit advocacy groups for marriage equality in New York State, and we are honored to have Gary Steinkohl (Vice President … Continue reading

on-campus lgbt / political

Columbia Political Union Conversation on “Gay Rights”

This week yours truly joined Amnesty International co-president Joy Achuonjei, Columbia Democrats president Kate O’Gorman, Cub Pub (the Columbia Political Union [CPU] blog) contributor Bruce Garro, and Cub Pub editor-in-chief Ismail Muhammed for a CPU “Cubcast” on “Gay Rights.” The conversation started with the gender-neutral housing debate at Columbia — and for all of you … Continue reading

on-campus lgbt / religious

CQA Speaker Series Kicks Off With a Smashing Success!

Huge props to Laura and the CQA team for what was a fabulous night at our first CQA Speaker Series yesterday. There were about fifty people in attendance; thanks for coming out! We had six panelists at the event: Winnie Varghese, Priest at St. Mark’s Church; Nicole Schwalbe, the University’s Lutheran chaplain; Reverend Manny Santiago, … Continue reading