Two student organizations, the Gay-Straight Alliance and the Student Activities and Events (SEA) Board have come together this year in celebrating the Coming Out Week. The week filled with events and programs is to recognize members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer community (LGBTQ) and their allies! From Thursday, October 3 – Friday, October 11, which is ‘National Coming Out Day’, they will be hosting wide variety of events and programs including a NOH8 Photo Campaign, a SafeZone Ally training, a Keynote speaker, movie night, panel discussion, and other fun activities es such as “Paint your Orgasm”, with free t-shirts provided. Come out and show your support! Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Thursday, Oct. 3:
SEA Thursday “Awareness” — NOH8 Photo Campaign
Noon – 1:00 p.m., Don Taft University Center Spine
Monday, Oct. 7:
SafeZone: Are you an ALLY?
Noon – 1:00 p.m., Alvin Sherman Library, Room EC1040
Tuesday, Oct. 8:
Robyn King presents “The Psychosocial Damage of Bullying in the LGBTQ Community”—Keynote Speaker and Reception
4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Don Taft University Center, Second Floor Lounge
Wednesday, Oct. 9:
Movie Night: “Milk” & Cookies
8:00 p.m., The Commons Residence Hall Quad
(Rain location: Don Taft University Center Pit)
Thursday, Oct. 10:
Out & Proud Panel Discussion
Noon – 1:00 p.m. Don Taft University Center, Second Floor Lounge
Friday, Oct. 11:
GSA’s National Coming Out Day
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Alvin Sherman Library Quad
Come “Paint Your Orgasm” and join us for music, food, and activities such as Messy Twister, Out of the Closet, and Guess Who’s Gay?