Events Calendar

LGBT Resource Center Fall 2014 


10th Anniversary LGBT and Ally Welcome Social

Wednesday, Sept. 10, 3pm-5pm

LGBT Resource Center 730 E. Boone Ave

Out to Lunch with Allies!

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 12pm-1pm
Huetter Mansion 503 E. Sharp

Out to lunch



Sister Outsider Poetry

Friday, Oct. 3, 8pm

Crosby Student Center

Sponsored by LGBT Resource Center, HERO, & Crosby After Dark

Sister Outsider Poetry is an award-winning duo representing two of the top three female slam poets in the world, Dominique Christina and Denice Frohman. Their tours marks the first time that two Women of the World Poetry Slam Champions have paired up. They have appeared on six national poetry slam finals stages and have six championships collectively.

Dominique Christina is awriter, performer, educator, and activist. She holds fice national titles in the three years she has been competing in slam, including the 2014 & 2012 Women of the Worls Poetry Championships. Her work is influenced by her family's legacy in the Civil Rights Movement, and her first book of poetry, The Bones, The Breaking, The Balmis is available now.

Denice Frohman is an award-winning poet, lyricist, and educator, whose mulri-cultural upbringing inpires her to explore the intersections of race, gender, and sexuality. She is the 2013 Women of the World Poetry Slam Champion, 2012 Leeway Transformation Award recipient, and 2013 Hispanic Choice Award winner. Her debut albu. "Feels Like Home" is available now.


Mass of Compassion

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 9pm

College Hall Student Chapel - 3rd floor

The Mass of Compassion is a mass specifically designed to include all people of every sexual orientation and gender identity and expression. It is a mass of love, friendship, sympathy, and hope. During the mass we will recognize the discrimination towards the LGBT community and create compassion for a better future. Please join the LGBT Resource Center, University Ministry, and HERO at this community driven event. All religious affiliations are welcome!



Out to Lunch with Allies!

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 12pm-1pm
Huetter Mansion 503 E. Sharp Ave

Out to lunch


Out to Lunch with Allies!

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 12pm-1pm
Huetter Mansion 503 E. Sharp

Out to lunch

Transgender 101

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 7pm
Jepson 108

Sevan Bussell, Youth Program Director for Odyssey Youth Center, will talk about the transgender community, the difference between sexuality, gender identity, and gender expression, and the coming out process.

Transgender Day of Remembrance

Thursday, Nov. 20, 11am-3pm

Crosby, Main Floor

This annual event helps bring about awareness, education, and support to the Transgender Community. TDOR is a day to memorialize those whose lives were lost due to anti-transgender fear and hatred. Around the world communities plan vigils to remember those who have died in the previous year. Join us to help bring awareness and support to an often forgotten about community.


Movie Night
Thursday, Nov. 20, 7pm Jundt 110

Join us for a showing of a film that centers around a man that comes out as transgender, and the transformation that follows.