DIED: Rod Sorge, 30, former executive director of the Harm Reduction Coalition--a private group promoting services for drug users--of AIDS-related causes, January 28 in New York City New York City: see New York, city.
New York City
City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S. .
APPOINTED: Bruce M. Abrams, a San Diego attorney; Jane Seville, an Atlanta architect; and Beth Zemsky, a Minneapolis community organizer, to the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF) is a nonprofit organization that supports grassroots organizing and advocacy for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender rights. Founded in 1973, NGLTF works to strengthen the gay and lesbian movement at the state and local levels while board of directors; announced February 4,
APPOINTED: Sarah Pettit, former editor in chief and cofounder co·found
tr.v. co·found·ed, co·found·ing, co·founds
To establish or found in concert with another or others.
co·found of Out magazine, as arts and entertainment editor of Newsweek, The February 10 announcement came one week after Out announced that Pettit's successor, James Collard collard
Headless form of cabbage (Brassica oleracea, Acephala group), in the mustard family. It bears the same botanical name as kale, differing only in that collard leaves are much broader, are not frilled, and resemble the rosette leaves of head cabbage. , would take a three-month leave of absence.