In the News

December 2012

• December 27. Article in the Pride Source Between the Lines: “Notre Dame Approves Gay/Straight Alliance.”

• December 20. Editorial in the National Catholic Register: “Notre Dame’s bold LGBT step deserves applause.”

• December 19. Article in the Washington Blade: “Catholic University again declines to recognize LGBT group.”

• December 17. Article in the National Catholic Register: “Notre Dame’s Plan for a Faithful Homosexual Outreach.”

• December 10. Article in the Windy City Times: “Notre Dame approves gay/straight alliance.”

• December 7. Article on In America, CNN.com: “Catholic Notre Dame announces services for gay students.”

• December 7. Article on WSBT.com: “Diocese gives Notre Dame gay support its blessing.”

• December 7. Article in The Observer: “‘We’re in full support’.”

• December 7. Article on Advocate.com: “Notre Dame Finally Approves LGBT Organization.”

• December 7. Post on The American Conservative: “Notre Dame Officially Accepts Gay Group.”

• December 6. Article in The Observer: “‘A big step for Notre Dame’.”

• December 6. Article in The Observer: “‘A big step for Notre Dame’.”

• December 6. Article in The Observer: “Core Council reflects on future.”

• December 6. Editorial in The Observer: “One step at a time.”

• December 6. Viewpoint in The Observer: “Homosexuals anonymous.”

• December 6. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “Our future of inclusion at Notre Dame.”

• December 6. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “A step forward for the University.”

• December 6. Post on the National Catholic Reporter: “Notre Dame, Gays, & the Church’s Teaching.”

• December 6. Quick Take on Inside Higher Ed: “Notre Dame Approves Gay-Straight Alliance.”

• December 5. Press Release from Notre Dame News: “Notre Dame concludes comprehensive review of GLBTQ student services and support.”

• December 5. Article in The Observer: “Full Transcript: Interview with University President Fr. John Jenkins, VP Student Affairs Harding.”

• December 5. Front page article in The Observer: “The next step.”

• December 5. Article in The South Bend Tribune: “Notre Dame announces changes in support, service for GLBTQ students.”

• December 5. Article in Huff Post Gay Voices: “Notre Dame Announces Plans For LGBT Student Organization After Extensive Push.”

• December 5. Article on Towleroad.com: “Notre Dame officially recognizes first GLBTQ organization.”

• December 5. Article and video on ABC57 News: “Notre Dame approves LGBTQ student organization.”

• December 5. Post on Cardinal Newman Society Blog: “Notre Dame Announces Gay, ‘Allies’ Student Group.”

• December 5. Post on Think Progress LGBT: “Notre Dame’s First LGBT Student Organization Will Have to Promote Chastity.”

• December 5. Article on WSBT.com: “Notre Dame to recognize gay student organization.”

November 2012

• November 9. Article in The Observer: “Students reach out to city.”

October 2012

• October 29. ViewPoint in The Observer: “Speak up.”

• October 16. Post on Bondings 2.0: “Newer Ways: Students and Faculty at University of Notre Dame Push for Inclusion.”

• October 11. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “National Coming Out Day.”

• October 5. Article in The Observer: “SMC Gay and Straight Alliance holds panel.”

• October 4. Article in the San Diego LGBT Weekly: “Notre Dame seeks protection for LGBTs.”

• October 2. Viewpoint in The Observer: “We’re still waiting.”

September 2012

• September 28. Updated list of Faculty support for the addition of ‘sexual orientation’ to the nondiscrimination clause.

• September 27. Article on The Courier-Journal.com: “Notre Dame Staff seeks gay, lesbian protections.”

• September 27. Article in The Observer: “Faculty support LGBT individuals.”

• September 26. Article in New England Cable News: “Notre Dame staff seek gay, lesbian protections.”

• September 26. Post on Cardinal Newman Society Blog: “Professors Lobby Notre Dame on Sexual Orientation with Full-Page Ad.”

• September 25. Full-page ad in The Observer: Faculty support for the addition of ‘sexual orientation’ to the nondiscrimination clause.

• September 25. Article in the South Bend Tribune: “Notre Dame employees urge sexual orientation be added to nondiscrimination clause.”

• September 25. Article on WSBT.com: “Notre Dame employees urge sexual orientation be added to nondiscrimination clause.”

• September 13. Article in The Observer: “Group considers GSA.”

• September 13. Article in The Observer: “A steward of student life.”

• September 7. Article in The Irish Rover: “PSA co-president interviewed about LGBTQ issues.”

• September 3. Article in The Irish Rover: “University to establish gay-straight club?”

• September 3. Article in The Observer: “Flobots and Alex Andre re-energize Legends.”

• September 2. Video: “Alex Andre on the 4 to 5 Movement.”

• September 1. Post on Bondings 2.0: “Notre Dame’s President on LGBT Issues on Campus.”

August 2012

• August 31. Editorial in The Observer: “What Would Hesburgh Do?”

• August 30. Article in The Observer: “‘A fresh look’.”

• August 28. Article in The Observer: “Student government looks to combat discrimination.”

• August 27. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “Feedback from the 4 to 5 Movement.”

• August 25. Featured on Voiceless: “The Movement.”

• August 24. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “From your student government.”

• August 23. Front page article in The Observer: “GSA gains traction.”

July 2012

• Summer 2012. Blurb in Notre Dame Magazine: “Seen and Heard: AllianceNDs application….”

• July 2. Article in Scholastic Magazine: “GSA Decision Postponed.”

May 2012

• May 31. Post on Bondings 2.0: “Message of Hope: ‘No one should feel excluded from God’s love…Ever.’”

• May 20. Article in the Taunton Daily Gazette: “Stonehill students, faculty and alumni campaign to change nondiscrimination policy.”

• May 18. Article in Enterprise News: “Stonehill students, faculty, alumni campaign to change nondiscrimination policy.”

• May 17. Post on Bondings 2.0: “Commencement Ceremonies Show the Hope and Struggle of LGBT Issues at Catholic Schools.”

• May 16. Article in the Windy City Times: “Buzz continues at Notre Dame as graduation nears.”

• May 11. Article and video on ABC57 News: “Thousands of Notre Dame students sign-up for solidarity.”

• May 11. Post on Cardinal Newman Society Blog: “Sexual Orientation Activists to Notre Dame President: ‘Listen Up!’”

• May 7. Article on IndyStar.com: “Notre Dame tables gay-straight plan.”

• May 6. Article on Indiana 13 WTHR: “Notre Dame to weigh gay-straight alliance plan.”

• May 6. Article on courier-press.com: “Notre Dame to weigh gay-straight alliance plan.”

• May 4. Post on Bondings 2.0: “Movement Toward Equality on Two Catholic Campuses.”

• May 2. Post on Cardinal Newman Society Blog: “113 Notre Dame Faculty Sign Letter Urging University to Bow to LGBTQ Demands.”

• May 2. Article in the Windy City Times: “More LGBT-related fallout at Notre Dame.”

• May 2. Post on GLAAD: “Notre Dame postpones gay-straight alliance decision until the fall.”

• May 2. Front page article in The Observer: “GSA decision postponed.”

• May 2. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “Signatures of solidarity.”

• May 2. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “We are a family.”

• May 2. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “We are all responsible.”

• May 2. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “Faculty for LGBTQ.”

• May 2. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “RAs want to make halls good homes.”

• May 1. Article in the South Bend Tribune: “Notre Dame postpones gay-straight alliance decision until fall.”

• May 1. Article in The Observer: “Group advocates for inclusion.”

• May 1. Article in The Observer: “Leaders address racial discrimination.”

• May 1. ViewPoint in The Observer: “‘Father Jenkins, this is not about an agenda.’”

• May 1. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “In solidarity.”

• May 1. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “A call for vocations.”

April 2012

• April 30. Article in The Observer: “Everything but equality.”

• April 30. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “For the administration.”

• April 30. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “A call to future parents.”

• April 30. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “Please tell us why.”

• April 28. Post on ActivismNetwork.org: “Implementing LGBTQ Nondiscrimination at the University of Notre Dame.”

• April 27. Front page article in The Observer: “Vigil responds to University.”

• April 27. Article in The Observer: “Activist speaks on sexual minorities in Uganda.”

• April 27. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “On the administration’s “enhanced support” for LGBTQ students.”

• April 27. Post on Bondings 2.0: “Notre Dame Fails to Adopt Non-Discrimination Policy for Sexual Orientation; Progress Made on Other LGBT Issues.”

• April 26. Article on Inside Higher Ed: “How Catholic?”

• April 26. Front page article in The Observer: “University addresses LGBTQ concerns.”

• April 26. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “Notre Dame and the LGBTQ community.”

• April 25. Statement released by the University of Notre Dame: “Notre Dame enhances support for gay and lesbian students.”

• April 24. Article in the South Bend Tribune: “Panel discusses SAGA’s work.”

• April 24. Front page article in The Observer: “SMC group supports AllianceND.”

• April 18. Front page article in the Windy City Times: “Gay-rights movement revs up at Notre Dame.”

• April 18. Viewpoint in The Observer: “Treat others as we desire to be treated.”

• April 2. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “Fulfilling the moral mandate.”

March 2012

• March 30. Post on Bondings 2.0: “Videos Advance Cause of Equality at CUA and UND.”

• March 23. Front page article in The Observer: “Video inspires solidarity.”

• March 13. Post on After Ellen: “NCAA Women’s Basketball’s No. 1 Seeds not all Number 1 with the Gays.”

• March 13. Article on OneNewsNow.com: “Notre Dame LGBT still want official recognition.”

• March 10. Post on Nation of Change, ‘Human Rights’: “‘It Needs to Get Better’ at Notre Dame.”

• March 9. Article in the Chicago Tribune: “Notre Dame students push for protections for gays.”

• March 9. Article on The Courier-Journal.com: “Notre Dame students push for protections for gays.”

• March 9. Post on Waging Nonviolence: “‘It needs to get better’ at Notre Dame.”

• March 9. Post on Bondings 2.0: “CUA and UND Students Making Great Strides Toward Official Recognition.”

• March 8. Article in the South Bend Tribune: “Notre Dame gays rights allies renew effort.”

• March 8. Post on Think Progress LGBT: “Notre Dame Faculty Supports Gay Group’s Recognition And Protection.”

• March 8. Front page article in The Observer: “Faculty Senate passes LGBTQ resolution.”

• March 8. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “Reflecting LGBTQ diversity.”

• March 7. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “ND needs GSA.”

• March 7. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “Support from afar.”

• March 7. Blog post on Women in Theology: “On Speech Acts & Making Things Better.”

• March 6. Front page article in The Observer: “Gay students discuss coming out at Notre Dame.”

• March 5. Front page article in The Observer: “Gay-straight alliance asks University for official recognition.”

• March 5. Letter to the Editor in The Observer: “Alumni solidarity.”

• March 4. Post on ENews Park Forest: “Get Over Yourself Notre Dame: Formally Recognize Our GLBTQ Brothers and Sisters In Christ At Last (Video/Story).”

• March 2. Article in GSA Day, as seen in Huff Post Gay Voices: “University of Notre Dame Students Call for Action: ‘It Needs to Get Better’.”

• March 1. Post on It Gets Better: “‘It Needs to Get Better’ at Notre Dame.”

• March 1. Article on Advocate.com: “Video: ‘It Needs to Get Better’ at Notre Dame.”

• March 1. Post on GLAAD: “Notre Dame LGBT Community: ‘It Needs to Get Better.’”

February 2012

• February 29. Article in Huff Post Gay Voices: “University of Notre Dame Students Call for Action: ‘It Needs to Get Better’ (VIDEO).”

• February 29. Blog on Campus Pride: “Guest Blog: The 4 to 5 Movement at Notre Dame: A Majority for Full Inclusion (VIDEO).”

• February 29. Article on Think Progress: “Notre Dame LGBT Community: ‘It Needs to Get Better’.”

• February 29. Article on Towleroad: “Notre Dame Students Demand Adoption of Gay-Straight Alliance, LGBT Non-Discrimination Policy: VIDEO.”

• February 28. Front Page article in The Observer: “Group to premiere advocacy video.”

• February 23. Front page article in The Observer: “Group passes resolution to amend clause.”

• February 22. Viewpoint in The Observer: “A moral outrage.”

• February 22. Post on Bondings 2.0: “Catholic U. and Notre Dame Unite to Work for Gay-Straight Alliances.”

• February 16. Front page article in The Observer: “GSA resolution passes.”

• February 9. Viewpoint in The Observer: “Gay-Straight Alliance.”

• February 9. Article in The Observer: “Gay-straight alliance debate tabled for week.”

• February 7. Article in The Observer: “Group discusses campus safety, GLBTQ club.”

January 2012

• January 31. Post on Bondings 2.0: “ALL ARE WELCOME: At Notre Dame, Does Buying In Equal Selling Out?”

• January 31. Article in The Observer: “CLC discusses GSA proposal, Morris visits.”

• January 26. Article in Huff Post Gay Voices: “A Case of Denial: Pepperdine and Notre Dame Say ‘No’ to LGBT Students.”

• January 26. Article in The Observer: “Assembly approves resolution.”

• January 24. Article in The Observer: “Group addresses GLBTQ inclusion.”

• January 20. Front page article in The Observer: “Movement opens campus dialogue on GLBT issues.”

December 2011

• December 2. Article in The Observer: “Lecture suggests ways to be LGBT allies.”

November 2011

• November 28. Article on NextGenJournal.com: “The 4 to 5 Movement: Due Time is Due Now.”

October 2011

• October 13. Article in The Observer: “Senate discusses USC game expectations, sexual assault.”

• October 11. Viewpoint in The Observer: “Notre Dame’s ally movement.”