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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.

GLBT Center Prepares to Celebrate 10-Year Anniversary

GLBT Center Prepares to Celebrate 10-Year Anniversary

The GLBT Center will celebrate its 10-year anniversary with a look at the Center’s past, present, and future on Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Piedmont-Mountains Ballroom, Talley Student Union. Join us for a celebration and an archive exhibit of materials from the GLBT community throughout the years.

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FALL 2017

Jan
17
Wed
AcePack Meeting @ GLBT Center Lounge (Talley 5230)
Jan 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

AcePack is an interest group serving the needs of students who are questioning, who identify as members of the asexual and/or aromantic communities and their allies at NC State.

PFLAG Triangle Raleigh Support Group Mtg. @ CUCC
Jan 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Founded in 1972 with the simple act of a mother publicly supporting her gay son, PFLAG is the original ally organization. Made up of parents, families, friends, and straight allies uniting with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people, PFLAG is committed to advancing equality through its mission of support, education and advocacy.

If you are a parent or friend struggling to understand and accept a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer loved one, we can help. If you are an LGBTQ individual seeking an affirming community within which to explore and grow, PFLAG Triangle is here to support you. If you are a friend or ally seeking to advocate on behalf of equal rights, we welcome you.

PFLAG Triangle meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 7:30 PM at the Community United Church of Christ located at 814 Dixie Trail, Raleigh NC 27607.

Jan
18
Thu
Project SAFE @ Talley Student Union 3210
Jan 18 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Project SAFE is a three-hour workshop open to NC State undergraduates, graduate students, staff, faculty and alumni as well as interested members of the local community. The workshop addresses a wide range of information, including identity terms associated with the GLBT community, issues that GLBT students often deal with during the coming out process, concerns that GLBT students face both in and out of the classroom, ways that allies can create inclusive environments, and the on- and off-campus resources available to students.

To register for the Project SAFE workshop, visit http://oied.ncsu.edu/glbt/glbt-advocates-program/.

10Y Anniversary Celebration and Archive Exhibit @ Piedmont Mountains Ballroom
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the GLBT Center with a look at the Center’s past, present, and future.

GLBTCA Study Hours @ GLBT Center Lounge (Talley 5230)
Jan 18 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Need a quiet place to study? Drop by the GLBT Center Lounge for GLBTCA Study Hours.

Jan
21
Sun
GLBTCA Study Hours @ GLBT Center Lounge (Talley 5230)
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Need a quiet place to study? Drop by the GLBT Center Lounge for GLBTCA Study Hours.

NEWS AND EVENTS

Social Justice January

Social Justice January

Join the OIED Campus Community Centers for the 2018 Social Justice January lecture and student activism workshop. Both events will be facilitated by Dr. Jamila Lyiscott, activist and educator, who will discuss strategies for resistance and ways to speak truth to power.

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Advocate Program: Spring 2018 Lunch & Learn Series

Advocate Program: Spring 2018 Lunch & Learn Series

Engage in facilitated discussions led by faculty members who are conducting research, providing services or engaging in advocacy work geared towards the experiences of marginalized communities. The GLBT Advocate Program: Lunch & Learn Series provides GLBT Advocates concrete skills and strategies that they may use to create a culture of support and advocacy for the GLBT community.

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Queer Youth Leadership Summit

Queer Youth Leadership Summit

The first annual Queer Youth Leadership Summit, (QYLS or “quills” for short), will be hosted by the GLBT Center at NC State University on February 17, 2018. This one-day event will give you the tools necessary to strengthen your impact on your high school community and create a more socially-just world.

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NC State is one of 80 universities to receive a 2017 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. The HEED award recognizes universities whose diversity and inclusion efforts show a broad understanding of diversity, including gender, race, ethnicity, military service, disabilities, membership in the LGBT community and more.

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 >