Planned Parenthood offers on-campus patient escort training for new volunteers

Planned Parenthood offers on-campus patient escort training for new volunteers

Far too often, patients seeking reproductive health care from non-profit organization Planned Parenthood are harassed by groups of anti-abortion protestors. Therefore, to reassure patients and provide comfort, community volunteers called “patient escorts” walk the patients from their cars to the...
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New legislation ominous for Planned Parenthood: Rick Scott signs drastic anti-abortion measure into law

  Governor Rick Scott of Florida signed into law a bill that cuts state funding to clinics that perform abortions. State funding of abortion was already illegal in Florida. The new law, HB 1411, guarantees that no state funds can...
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Planned Parenthood shooting persists in placing organization in the political spotlight

On Friday Nov. 27, 57-year-old Robert Dear killed three people and injured nine more at a Planned Parenthood located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This tragic event occurred in the midst of efforts by Republican officials to sever all federal funding...
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Planned Parenthood defunding controversy resonates with students

  A string of illegally recorded videos, along with a determined group of pro-life advocates, might single-handedly sever federal funding for Planned Parenthood. The Center for Medical Progress has released a string of 10 videos depicting officials of Pla...
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Cecile Richards meets students, discusses election

Z-green was a sea of hot pink and teal on Monday when President of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and Planned Parenthood Action Fund Cecile Richards visited the campus and spoke at a rally about the Florida gubernatorial election. New...
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