LGBTQ

In 2011, Melissa McCarthy hit the comedy movie scene in an unprecedented way with her breakout performance in Paul Feig’s “Bridesmaids.” As the loud-mouthed, upfront sister-of-the-groom bridesmaid, McCarthy was critically lauded and earned her first Oscar nomination, an award that ...

High school is already a hard time for most people, but it’s even harder for people who are in the closet. In a box office that is often clogged with heteronormative narratives, “Love, Simon” is a breath of fresh air ...

DeKalb County Votes to Relocate Confederate Monument The DeKalb County Board of Commissioners voted 6-1 Jan. 23 to move the Confederate monument currently located in the center of Decatur Square, a few miles away from Emory’s Atlanta campus. The commissioners ...

With the passage of the historic June 26 Supreme Court marriage equality ruling, which declared same-sex marriage a constitutional right across the United States, some employers are now rethinking the employment benefits previously afforded to same-sex domestic partners (SSDPs). The ...

By Shaina Shapera Trigger Warning: Sexual Assault This editorial comes in response to the article “ZBT, SDT Host ‘Safe Smart Dating’ Event” run in The Emory Wheel on Oct. 24, 2014. Statements to the Wheel made by members of the ...

When it comes to southern college and university campuses in the United States, Emory is a haven for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students, according to a list of the 50 most LGBT-friendly schools recently released by the nonprofit ...

On any typical afternoon at Emory University, the campus is rife with students relaxing in between classes and meetings – chatting with friends or squeezing in quality time with significant others to relieve stress during an otherwise hectic day. As ...

Members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community are calling for the University to remove the Chick-fil-A located in the Cox Hall Food Court. The LGBTQ community has formed a committee focusing specifically on removing Chick-fil-A, and ...