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Thursday, January 29, 2015 01:23 PM

Creating Change 2015

CC 2014 photos

Join us for the Consortium's fabulous activities at Creating Change 2015. We are grateful to the support of the National LGBTQ Task Force in helping us be so visible at this event!

Our full program guide is available for download here. Be sure to check the Creating Change program for specifics and locations.

And join us on Twitter by following @LGBTcampus and contributing to #LGBTcampusCC15

 

Wednesday, February 4

  • Racial Justice Institute: 9:00 am - 6:30 pm. Examine the connection between racial justice and LGBT liberation in contemporary social justice movements.
  • Business Meeting - Directors Row H: 8:00 pm. Connect with colleagues, hear about the Consortium’s work, and celebrate a great year. We’ll also discuss our Annual Report.
  • Social: After the business meeting, and every night at 10 pm, join us to socialize and unwind.

 

Thursday, February 5

  •  LGBT Campus Resource Professionals Institute: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Develop your work and meet colleagues. Don’t forget to bring swag and brochures you would like to share.
  • Opening Plenary: 8:00 pm. The Consortium kicks off the conference by presenting an award on stage. Come early and sit near the front to cheer us on!
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Tuesday, February 18, 2014 05:08 PM

Points of Influence: LGBT Students, Social Change, and You

Day-Long Institute
Friday, July 11, 2014
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
University of Vermont, Davis Center

 

 
2014 Consortium Institute PosterRegistration is now closed for this institute.

 

The Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals, in conjunction with the University of Vermont, is proud to offer a unique educational opportunity to higher education professionals in the Northeast region. At our day-long institute, professionals are invited to connect with colleagues across the region, discuss emerging trends in lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) student services, and share knowledge and struggles regarding specific campus policies.

 

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe relevant and emerging information on trends in LGBTQ student services
  • Develop collaborative structures for networking across the Northeast region
  • Engage in critical discussions and problem-solving about regional, local, and campus-specific policies
  • Define strategies for creating and maintaining durable and sustainable campus partnerships

 

Who should attend?

  • Higher education professionals and administrators seeking to better serve LGBTQ campus communities
  • Student affairs graduate students seeking to increase skills and knowledge to better serve LGBTQ students

 

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Tuesday, January 28, 2014 09:40 AM

2013 Annual Report

2013 was a spectacular year for the Consortium! Read all about our year in our annual report.

 

 

 
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Sunday, January 26, 2014 04:18 PM

Consortium Events at Creating Change 2014

With Creating Change less than a week away, the Consortium has planned multiple events during the conference. Be sure to check the program guide for specifics and locations. 

And don’t forget to join us on Twitter by following and contributing to #LGBTcampusCC14.

If you plan to arrive early to Houston, we heavily encourage folks to participate in the Racial Justice Institute on Wednesday January 29th, facilitated by the Washington Consulting Group. It is a time to examine the connection between racial justice and LGBT liberation in contemporary social justice movements. 

After the Institute, on Wednesday night, is the annual Consortium Business Meeting. This is a time to connect with colleagues, hear about the Consortium's work, and celebrate a great year. Thursday, January 30th is when our annual LGBT Campus Resource Professional Institute will be held. Each year this a chance to connect with colleagues and develop our work on college campuses. After the Institute, during the Opening Plenary, the Consortium will be giving one of it's annual awards on stage...make sure to cheer loud for our award winners! In addition to these events, the Consortium offers multiple times for members to gather:

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Thursday, January 02, 2014 11:19 AM

Queer Talks at Consortium Institute at Creating Change

Consider Submitting Your Queer Talk for the Consortium's Daylong Institute at Creating Change!!

Consortium Queer Talks Call for Submissions Image

Queer Talks are TED-like talks that address a wide range of topics related to the creation of College and University environments in which lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students, faculty, staff, administrators, and alumni have equity in every respect.

Selected speakers will be given a maximum of 15 minutes to present their ideas through innovative storytelling and audiovisual audience engagement. The talk must have accessible language and build a larger conceptual statement by setting up the story one step at a time.

We are looking for 4 Queer Talks to feature and discuss during the afternoon session of the Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals' Daylong Institute at Creating Change.

3 East Steps To Apply:

  1. Submit your application to bit.ly/ConsortiumQueerTalks
  2. Record a 2 minute video and upload it to Vimeo or YouTube. The video submission should summerize your topic. Ensure that the pitch of your talk demonstrates your prospective presentation style.
  3. Email Sample Video or YouTube link to education@lgbtcampus.org
Applications are due Friday, January 3rd, 2014. Selected applicants will be notified of acceptance by Wednesday, January 8th, 2014.
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