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Thursday, February 07, 2013 09:55 AM

Dr. Sue Rankin for Story Corps

Michael Shutt had the privilege to interview Dr. Sue Rankin for Story Corps at the 2013 Creating Change Conference. Here is the recording of the discussion:

http://soundcloud.com/emorylgbt/rankin-and-shutt-storycorps

 
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Monday, January 28, 2013 01:59 PM

2012 Annual Report

The consortium is proud to update our friends and members on our work over the past year with our 2012 Annual Report Inside you will find updates from board members, pictures, a statement from our co-chairs and, much much more.

 
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Wednesday, January 09, 2013 12:29 PM

Distinguished Achievement in the Profession Award - Dr. Sue Rankin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: justin adkins, Publications and Communications Chair, [email protected]

Rankin Award Presentation 2013The Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals is honored to recognize one of its founders, Dr. Sue Rankin, with The Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals Distinguished Achievement in the Profession Award.  The Distinguished Achievement in the Profession Award will be presented at the Task Force’s 25th National Conference on Equality: Creating Change on January 24th, 2013 at the opening plenary session.

The award for distinguished achievement in the profession recognizes and honors individuals whose work has attained preeminence in lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender services and programs in higher education. This work includes areas related to practice and policy, research and theory, as well as programs and service. The work exemplifies the profession, and is represented by a broad scope of activities and accomplishments.

Dr. Rankin’s research on campus climate and trans-inclusion provides relevant data and promising practices for colleges and universities throughout the world. Her leadership and advocacy for LGBT access, inclusion, and equity are unparalleled and helped establish the Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals.

In 1994, Dr. Rankin became the Coordinator of LGBT Equity at The Pennsylvania State University. Prior to that, Sue was an out role model and mentor for all of her student athletes as head softball coach at The Pennsylvania State University. Thanks to the film ‘Training Rules’ her Samson and Goliath story of taking on Penn State administration around the issue of homophobia in sports is not longer a secret.  She was recently was given support from the NCAA to do a national research project on student athletes and her research includes the experiences of LGBT athletes. Although she had to leave her coaching position, she created a new history for herself that changed higher education forever.

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Tuesday, October 30, 2012 12:42 PM

Award for Distinguished Achievement in the Profession

The Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals is proud to announce that we have created an Award for Distinguished Achievement in the Profession Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals.

The award for distinguished achievement in the profession recognizes and honors individuals whose work has attained preeminence in lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender services and programs in higher education. This work includes areas related to practice and policy, research and theory, as well as programs and service. The work exemplifies the profession, and is represented by a broad scope of activities and accomplishments.

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Sunday, September 30, 2012 07:46 PM

The 25th National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change

Atlanta, Georgia and the Hilton Atlanta

January 23–27, 2013. 

The Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals was founded at the National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change. Since that time, the Consortium has partnered with the Task Force to host its business meeting and offer a Day-Long Institute, general conference sessions, academy sessions, and much much more.

What's Creating Change?

Only the premier annual organizing and skills-building event for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and their allies.

The conference is run by the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, and attracts more than 3,500 people from all over the country every year. Presenters and participants come from all walks of life and include members of the business community, elected officials, students, faith leaders and staff and volunteers of non-profit organizations.

The five-day program features over 350 workshops and training sessions, four plenary sessions, and tons of networking opportunities.

Register for the conference, apply for a scholarship/housing, find hotel information, and more: http://www.creatingchange.org.
 
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