Events

The GLBTQ Resource Center hosts a number of events during the semester. Registration for some events can be found on ENGAGE@KU.

Thursday, August 29th

6pm-8pm

Old Main Room 4

Inclusion Centers Progressive Dinner

Join us for an open house event and meet the members of the Lambda Delta Xi Diaternity! Appetizers will begin at the Multicultural Center, pizza dinner will be provided at the GLBTQ Resource Center, and finish with desserts at the Women's Center.

Thursday, September 12th

3pm-6pm

Rec Center

Pridefest

Kutztown is having their first annual Pridefest on south campus! SGB, KUR, Allies, LDXi, and the Center invites you to join this festive pride celebration that will kick off with special guest speakers, including lots of games, giveaways, music, activities, live performances, and conclude with a walk of solidarity. Come out to Be Yourself and Love Yourself!

Wednesday, September 18th

6pm-8pm

Academic Forum 103

LGBTQ & A

Lambda Delta Xi, Allies, and the Center will host this panel discussion to bring awareness to gender identity, sexual identity, and sexual orientation. Come learn in a safe and welcoming environment.

Friday, September 27th

9am-4pm

MSU - Multiple Rooms

3rd Annual Gender and Sexual Minorities Conference

Conference theme: "Experiences: Understanding (Y)our Journey". Featuring Rae Senarighi, keynote speaker at 10 am, and live painting throughout the afternoon. Rae is a transgender non-binary artist. His portrait series, TRANSCEND, celebrates transgender and non-binary individuals throughout the world. NETFLIX + GLAAD invited Rae in 2018 to host "First Time I Saw Me | Trans Voices". Pre-registration on Engage, on-site registration will take place beginning at 9 am in the MSU lobby.

Thursday, October 10th

11am-2pm

Old Main Concourse

National Coming Out Day Awareness Fair

National Coming Out Day Awareness Fair and Speaker
11 am-2 pm An event featuring interactive activities, and displays aimed at understanding and celebrating the “coming out” process of LGBTQ+ individuals.
7 pm Coming Out Day speaker to be announced

Thursday, October 17th

Campus Tabling

Spirit Day

A time of remembrance for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth who have lost their lives due to bullying. The color purple in the rainbow flag stands for spirit, so take a stand against bullying and support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth by wearing purple. For more information on Spirit Day visit: http://www.glaad.org/spiritday.

Tuesday, October 22nd

5:30pm-9pm

MSU 183

"The Mask You Live In"

Join FMLA and the Center for a screening and discussion of "The Mask You Live In", a documentary about boys and young men as they struggle to remain true to themselves while dealing with America's strict definition of masculinity. Free pizza will be provided!

Wednesday, October 23rd

12pm-2pm

Old Main Room 126

(Women's Center)

WGS Faculty Meet & Greet

Interested in the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies minor? Come to the Women's Center for snacks and conversation with the faculty members from the program to learn more about the minor!

Thursday, October 31st

7pm-10pm

MSU MPR/218

Rocky Horror Picture Show

KU student group Allies sponsors fun and interactive screening and shadow cast of the film Rocky Horror Picture Show.

Wednesday, November 20th

11am-3pm

Old Main Concourse

Transgender Day of Remembrance

A day to remember individuals killed and bullied due to anti-transgender prejudice and violence. This is a student lead Allies program. For more information on the Transgender Day of Remembrance visit: http://www.transgenderdor.org/

Thursday, December 5th

11am-12pm

Old Main Room 4

Lavender Graduation

A celebration for all graduating students who have participated in our GLBTQ and Women’s Center’s organizations during their years at KU, including Allies, Lambda Delta Xi Diaternity, and FMLA.