an upward view of the School of Nursing building

Sandwiched between a small hotel and a church on West 168th Street, Columbia's Nurse Practitioner Group provides a full range of primary-care and mental health services to residents of Washington Heights an

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Photo Courtesy of Tey Meadow

Columbia has made an effort to hire diverse faculty for LGBTQ scholarship. Among the new hires is sociologist, Tey Meadow, who has been studying and writing about the transgender population.
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Katherine Franke, a law professor gender and sexuality studies, discusses the implications of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in the Masterpiece Cakeshop case.
Samuel Freedman Journalism AIDS Columbia University
Days after New York State approved marriage equality in 2011, Samuel G. Freedman, a School of Journalism professor and former reporter for The New York Times, mused to friends about how the world had...

Columbia Law School Professor Suzanne B. Goldberg has more reason than most to be thrilled with the U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide.

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The 2014 Olympics that open Feb. 7 in Sochi are a capstone of Vladimir Putin’s -nearly 14 years as president, a chance to show the world that Russia can host a spectacular international event.

Gay rights activists have notched significant victories as well as some high-profile defeats in the struggle for equality.

As the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Americans have been increasingly recognized across society, a new program at Columbia University Medical Center has been established to improve the health and well-being of LGBT individuals.

Researchers at ICAP’s Harlem Prevention Center joined the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) today to announce study results that showed disturbing rates of new HIV infections occurring among black gay and bisexual men in the U.S.

Gay men lead healthier, less stress-filled lives when states offer legal protections to sa