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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.

2018/2019 HIGHLIGHTS

What’s Happening with Title IX?

What’s Happening with Title IX?

On November 16, 2018, the U.S. Department of Education, led by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, issued proposed changes to Title IX that could affect how schools handle allegations of sexual harassment and assault.

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Editorial Opinion: Impact Versus Intent

Editorial Opinion: Impact Versus Intent

Erin Elliot, a a second-year graduate student in educational psychology and a graduate assistant in Multicultural Student Affairs, writes the following editorial about NC State’s campus community centers, viewed as cherished safe spaces for the Wolfpack family.

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Strategic Activism: Fighting on All Fronts

Strategic Activism: Fighting on All Fronts

The theme of this year’s GLBT History Month, “Strategic Activism: Fighting on All Fronts,” focuses on the various modes of activism, resistance, advocacy and solidarity within intersectional social justice.

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GLBT Center’s Annual Potluck Gives Warmth

GLBT Center’s Annual Potluck Gives Warmth

The GLBT Center and GLBT Faculty and Staff Network’s fifth annual Holiday Potluck provided an opportunity for GLBT students to gather in a place of community, solidarity and care. Nearly 60 students and over 15 faculty and staff attended.

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GLBT Center to Host Social Justice Cohort

GLBT Center to Host Social Justice Cohort

The GLBT Center invites students, faculty and staff to join the Social Justice Cohort, a group of dedicated individuals interested in exploring concepts of race, gender, sexuality, ability, age, religion, social justice, privilege, power and oppression as they overlap, intersect and manifest within society and on college campuses.

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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.

This is an example of our programming from the 2018/2019 year. For the latest information on upcoming programs for next year, please check our Get Involved page in August. 

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.

NC State is one of 80 universities to receive a 2017 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. Read more >