Lincoln LGBTQ+ Resource Center
Mon, 9/16, 10/7 • Out to Lunch with Allies • 12-1PM • HEMM 201 •
11/4, 12/2 • Out to Lunch with Allies • 12-1PM • HEMM 314 •
Participate in this monthly lunch and learn for students, staff, and faculty focused on LGBTQ+ educational topics.
Tues, 9/3 • Test the Rainbow: LGBTQ+ Trivia • 6-7PM • HEMM 215 •
A fun pop quiz?! Come test your knowledge about LGBTQ+ pop culture and history. Prizes will be awarded!
Fri, 9/27 • Lincoln LGBTQ+ Center 15th Anniversary • 5-7PM • Cataldo Globe Room •
Did you know that Gonzaga is the first Jesuit university to open an LGBTQ+ Resource Center? This anniversary celebration is open to everyone, including alumni and community members.
Tues, 10/1 • Coming Out: A 50 Year History • 5:30-7PM • Humanities Building, Room 153 •
Narrated by transgender teen, Jazz Jennings, this documentary features young people interviewing LGBQT+ elders who came out in different historical eras from the 1950s through today. This screening is in honor of LGBTQ+ History Month and National Coming Out Day.
Fri, 10/11 • Mass of Compassion • 12:10-1:30PM • Student Chapel 3rd Floor College Hall •
A collaboration with Mission & Ministry, Mass of Compassion emphasizes the intersection of LGBTQ+ identities with Catholic faith in a space that affirms both equally.
Tues, 10/15 • The Fire and the Firefly: Words Matter — An Evening of Spoken Word with Alex Dang! • 5:30-7PM • HEMM Auditorium •
Poetry Grand Slam Champion and TEDx speaker, Alex Dang performs poetry about identity, relationships, intersectionality, and more. Dang facilitates a poetry workshop following this program sponsored by both UMEC and the Lincoln LGBTQ+ Resource Center. This program is a UMEC and LGBTQ+ collaboration.
Tues, 11/19 • Trans In America • 5:30PM-7PM • HEMM Auditorium •
Trans in America includes three short documentaries about how transgender civil rights in the U.S. reveal the daily impact of discrimination on three families as they battle bathroom bills, the aftermath of incarceration, and vulnerability in employment and housing. A facilitated discussion immediately follows.
Diversity, Inclusion, Community, & Equity (DICE)
Fri, 8/30 • DICE Open House & Soup for the Soul • 12-1:30PM • HEMM 215 •
Stop by the UMEC lounge to kick off the new school year and enjoy some delicious soup!
Tues, 9/17 • Social Justice Unlimited: Accessing Liberation • 5:30-7PM • HEMM Auditorium •
Part 1: How does disability, race, gender, and class intersect? How do we talk about these concepts? Building awareness around how social
justice, inclusion, and belonging practices can help create campuses where all students can thrive. This program is a UMEC & LGBTQ+ collaboration.
Tues, 9/24 • Social Justice Unlimited: Accessing Liberation, “Real Talk” • 5:30-7PM • HEMM Auditorium •
Part 2: A panel of people with disabilities share their experiences, setting the framework for us to think about how disability identity has operated in our own lives and in others.
Fri, 10/4 & 11/1 • Soup for the Soul • 12-1:30PM • HEMM 215 •
Swing by our monthly Soup for the Soul to build community and to learn more about DICE.
Wed, 10/23 • Welcome Back Lunch • 12-1:30PM • HEMM Ballroom Pamplona •
The Welcome Back Lunch is specifically intended for students who identify as first generation, low income, LGBTQ+, and/or students of color. DICE allies, including staff, faculty, and administrators, are also welcome.
Fri, 11/15 • International Day of Tolerance • 12:00-12:30PM • HEMM Rotunda •
This 11th annual IDOT at GU raises public awareness of the dangers of intolerance and the importance of solidarity in accepting different cultures.
Fri, 11/22 • Act Six Senior Capstone • 6-9PM • HEMM Auditorium •
Join us in celebrating Act Six scholars as they deliver their final presentations about their experiences at Gonzaga over the past four years. All are welcome.