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Media Contact:Curtis LahaieMarketing and Communications AssociateCurtis.Lahaie@glsen.org646-388-6572  Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake to Receive Inspiration Award at 2015 GLSEN Respect Awards – Los Angeles  
Media Contact:Kari HudnellMedia Relations Managerpress@glsen.org646-388-6575National Survey on School Crime and Safety to Ask About Anti-LGBT Harassment and Hate Crimes, Presence of Gay-Straight AlliancesNEW YORK (August 19, 2015) – The U.
Media Contact:Kari HudnellMedia Relations Managerpress@glsen.org646-388-6575GLSEN Statement on International Youth DayNEW YORK (August 12, 2015) – GLSEN’s Chief Research & Strategy Officer, Dr. Joe Kosciw, who leads  GLSEN’s
Media Contact: Kari Hudnellpress@glsen.org646-388-6575 GLSEN Statement on the Introduction of the Equality Act NEW YORK (July 23, 2015) – GLSEN Executive Director, Dr. Eliza Byard, issued the following statement on the
Media Contact: Kari Hudnellpress@glsen.org646-388-6575 Despite Positive Effect on School Climate, Protections for LGBT Students Lacking in Most District Anti-Bullying PoliciesNew GLSEN Report Examines Policies of Every School District
GLSEN Executive Director, Dr. Eliza Byard, issued a statement following this afternoon’s vote by the U.S. Senate on the Student Non-Discrimination Act (SNDA) as an amendment to the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
GLSEN’s Executive Director, Dr. Eliza Byard, applauded the decision handed down today by the Supreme Court of the United States in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges, granting same-sex couples the right to marry in all states.
GLSEN honored Matthew Morrison, Jon Stryker, Johnson & Johnson, teacher Desiree Raught and the Nixa High School Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) at the 12th Annual GLSEN Respect Awards – New York on Monday, June 1 at Cipriani 42nd Street.
GLSEN has partnered with Target to produce a mini-documentary highlighting the work of students, educators and volunteers who have improved school climate for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth across the country.
GLSEN has teamed up with long-time partner, Todo Mejora Foundation in Chile, to adapt one of its most important educational resources into Spanish for educators in Latin America.
GLSEN’s Executive Director, Dr.
GLSEN’s Executive Director, Dr. Eliza Byard, thanked Oregon Gov. Kate Brown and the state’s Legislature for passing and signing into law a ban on the use of conversion therapy on minors.
GLSEN’s Chief Research & Strategy Officer, Dr. Joe Kosciw, made the following statement in recognition of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, celebrated on May 17.
GLSEN announced that it will honor Matthew Morrison, Jon Stryker, Johnson & Johnson, teacher Desiree Raught and the Nixa High School Gay-Straight Alliance at GLSEN’s Respect Awards – New York to be held on June 1, at Cipriani 42nd Stree
Thousands of students across the country will participate in GLSEN’s Day of Silence, an annual international event that brings attention to the anti-LGBT name-calling, bullying and harassment that is common in schools.
GLSEN’s Executive Director, Dr. Eliza Byard, thanked President Obama for calling for an end to conversion therapy for minors.
GLSEN’s Executive Director, Dr. Eliza Byard, made the following statement on the release of the ‘Every Child Achieves Act of 2015,' the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee’s proposed bill for reauthorizing ESEA.
GLSEN’s Executive Director, Dr. Eliza Byard, made the following statement on Indiana Gov. Mike Pence’s signing of the revised Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
GLSEN's Executive Director, Dr. Eliza Byard, expressed outrage over Indiana Gov. Mike Pence’s decision to sign the Religious Freedom Restoration Act after it was passed by the state legislature earlier this week.
GLSEN Executive Director Eliza Byard congratulated Steve Nash on his retirement today and thanked him for his pioneering support of LGBT youth.

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