Celebrate Pride Month in Philadelphia
June is Pride Month, which honors the anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in New York City. This series of spontaneous protests against the discrimination of the LBGTQIA+ community is often recognized as a watershed moment in the fight for LGBTQIA+ rights in the U.S. There are a number of events happening around Philadelphia where […]
Showcasing Voices of Pride at the Fox School
With support from the Center for Ethics Diversity and Workplace Culture and Fox faculty, students are empowered to transform a class project into a celebration of community. Upholding the value of one’s self-worth and that of the community with whom one is closely associated is the essence of pride. Historically, the pressures to fit in […]
On the ‘business of Pride’
Corporate sponsorship of Pride Month, often seen in the form of rainbow logos or Pride-themed merchandise, is an aspect of the monthly celebration that has caught the attention of many in recent years—for better or worse.
To discuss the benefits, opportunities and challenges of corporate-sponsored Pride, we spoke to Jeffrey Boles, associate professor and chair of the Legal Studies Department at the Fox School of Business.
Dreaming big and staying grounded
This summer looks quite different for many students. As many were gearing up for their summer internships locally and abroad at the beginning of the year, they soon had to put those plans on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But Tigue Devine, a senior majoring in management information systems at the Fox School of […]