Campus briefs

Common Ground holds sexual orientation forum Common Ground will hold an open forum about sexual orientation Dec. 10 in the Otto Budig Theater in the University Center from noon until 2 p.m. Common Ground is an organization of gay and straight students, faculty and staff that provides support and a safe environment for students of all sexual orientation.

Student recognized for peace efforts Marian Weage, 69, freshman fine arts major, received the McCrackin Peace ‘ Justice Award Dec. 7 for her commitment to increased understanding and acceptance of gay, lesbian, bi-sexual and transgender persons.