Digital History at Ursinus

History of the GSA

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History of the GSA

Items in the History of the GSA Collection

"Our Perspectives on Homosexuality."

As co-President of GALA, I cannot allow Dr. Nagy's letter to pass without comment. In it, he attacks GALA for trying to "intimidate" other members of the campus into silence and uses an incident that occurred years ago to emphasize his point. Let me…

"The Global Perspective" Feb 19, 1991

"Valentines day marked the first time that gay and lesbian couples could legally declare themselves as partners. Under a new law, Proposition K, adopted by San Francisco voters, same sex and non-traditional couples are permitted to formalize their…

"AH, UM, UH..." February 19, 1991

I have noticed that many people, especially men, feel awkward around homosexuals. They tend to think that homosexuals, like myself, are a different kind if person, not just someone with a different sexual orientation. Many guys fumble over what to…

"Global Perspectives," October 1, 1991

...Incidents of gay-bashing have increased throughout the nation. In 1990, 1,588 acts of violence were reported in an examination of six cities. This number is up 42 percent over 1989. According to the task force's policy institute this increase may…

"USGA Minutes," October 16, 1991

...The [Student Activities Committee] read over the Constitution of GALA. The Consitution must be approved before GALA can officially become an organization. SAC announced that a meeting to discuss GALA would be held on Friday, October 18...

"GALA Comes Out," October 22, 1991

Editor's Note: As of publication, the group mentioned in the following article has not been approved by the Student Activities Committee or by the faculty. Their consitution is currently under review by SAC. This article was submitted to The Grizzly…

"Global Perspectives," October 29, 1991

...The organization GALA was approved by the Students Activities Committee on Friday. The faculty must now approve their constitution...

"Clarification of GALA," October 29, 1991

To the Editor:

In the October 22, 1991 edition of the Grizzly, a "news" article was written by a staff reporter to describe the formation of GALA. Unfortuantely, since no one in the GALA was approached about this article (not even our very…