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WELCOME TO THE GLBT CENTER

The GLBT Center is one of four campus community centers (along with the Women’s Center, Multicultural Student Affairs, and the African American Cultural Center) housed under the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity (OIED). The GLBT Center serves students of all sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions, and strives to increase the NC State campus community’s understanding of diversity by working collaboratively to raise awareness, promote respect, and create a culture of equity, inclusion and social justice.

WELCOME TO THE GLBT CENTER

The GLBT Center is one of four campus community centers (along with the Women’s Center, Multicultural Student Affairs, and the African American Cultural Center) housed under the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity (OIED). The GLBT Center serves students of all sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions, including gay, lesbian, bisexual, pansexual, asexual, queer, transgender, genderqueer, gender fluid, gender non-conforming, non-binary, agender, intersex and questioning students and their allies. It strives to increase the NC State campus community’s understanding of diversity by working collaboratively to raise awareness, promote respect, and create a culture of equity, inclusion and social justice.

GET INVOLVED

One of the main functions of the NC State GLBT Center is to help GLBT and Allied individuals connect and form community. The staff of the Center advises and supports student organizations, coordinates a network for faculty and staff, and keeps alumni engaged and aware of what’s happening on campus.

The GLBT Center serves students of all sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions, including gay, lesbian, bisexual, pansexual, asexual, queer, transgender, genderqueer, gender fluid, gender non-conforming, non-binary, agender, intersex and questioning students and their allies. We are looking forward to have you join us for all the great things we have in store this semester. Below, we wanted to highlight a few events.

Some of our signature programs include:

  • GLBT Symposium
  • GLBT History Month (October)
  • National Coming Out Celebration (October 7-11)
  • Transgender Awareness Week (November 17-22)
  • GLBT Holiday Potluck (November 21)
  • GLBT Center Lounge open all semester long M-F 8am-5pm

For more information, please check our Get Involved page, or stay up to date with our calendar.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sep
28
Sat
Pride: Durham, NC 2019 @ Duke University
Sep 28 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Get a ride in our vans to Pride in Durham!

Oct
7
Mon
Student Lounge Workshop Series – “Navigating the Coming Out Process”
Oct 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Student Lounge Workshop Series consists of six workshops intended for a student audience. The second workshop, “Navigating the Coming Out Process,” explores the nuances of identity in order to increase students’ comfort with their identities, discusses key things to consider about the coming out process, and helps students develop a coming out plan.

Oct
8
Tue
GLBT Community Alliance @ Talley 4280
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The GLBT CommUNITY Alliance (GLBTCA) is the primary social organization at NC State for GLBT and Ally students. GLBTCA meets every Tuesday at 7 p.m. Want to know more about GLBTCA? You can email the group at glbtcommunityalliance@gmail.com or you can check them out on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/316059986376/.

Oct
11
Fri
National Coming Out Day
Oct 11 all-day
Oct
17
Thu
VIP Meetup @ GLBT Center Lounge (Talley 5230)
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Are you interested in volunteering with the GLBT Center’s Volunteer, Internship, and Practicum (VIP) Program? Join us for our meetup.

Nov
12
Tue
Student Lounge Workshop Series – “I <3 Consent"
Nov 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Student Lounge Workshop Series consists of six workshops intended for a student audience. The third workshop, “I <3 Consent,” discusses the basic definitions of consent, myths around consent, and how consent can be communicated through words or actions.

IN THE NEWS

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The INSIGHT Into Diversity HEED (Higher Education Excellence in Diversity) Award measures an institution’s level of achievement and intensity of commitment in regard to broadening diversity and inclusion on campus. NC State also received the HEED Award in 2017 and 2014.

The INSIGHT Into Diversity HEED (Higher Education Excellence in Diversity) Award measures an institution’s level of achievement and intensity of commitment in regard to broadening diversity and inclusion on campus. NC State also received the HEED Award in 2017 and 2014.