LGBTQA Resource Center

Florida Atlantic University
Office of Multicultural Affairs
LGBTQA History Month
October 1 to October 25, 2014
 
 
The following events will take place at FAU's Boca Raton Campus, 777 Glades Road:

 

LGBTQA History Month Kick Off

Wednesday, Oct. 1, noon - 1 p.m.
Tradition's Plaza

Join the festivities as FAU celebrates LGBTQA History Month across the campuses. For more information, contact the Office of Diversity & Multicultural Affairs at (561) 297-3959.

 

Dustin Lance Black Lecture

Thursday, Oct. 9, 8 - 10 p.m.
Carole and Barry Kaye Auditorium

Join Programming Board and Multicultural Programming as they host an evening with director Dustin Lance Black.  For more information, call the Office of Student Involvement at (561) 297-3735.

 

FAU Pride Fest

Saturday, Oct. 11, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Housing Lawn

Multicultural Programming will host a large Pride Fest celebration for LGBTQA history month. There will be live bands, performers, and give-a-ways for all that attend. For more information, contact Juan M. Izaguirre, MP Advisor, at (561) 297-3959.

 

National Coming Out Day Campfire

Saturday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Student Union Outdoor Stage

Lambda United will celebrate National Coming Out Day with a campfire. Listen to various speakers tell their stories. For more information, contact Emily Cohen, Lambda United Advisor, at (561) 297-3959.

 

Speaker

Monday, Oct. 13, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Live Oak C Pavilion, Student Union

LGBTQA speaker will discuss heteronormativity and heterosexism. For more information, contact Emily Cohen at (561) 297-3959.

 

Speaker

Monday, Oct. 20, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Live Oak Pavilion, Student Union  

LGBTQA speaker will discuss transgender visibility. For more information, contact Emily Cohen at (561) 297-3959.

 

Movie Screening: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Friday, Oct. 24, 6 - 9 p.m.
Live Oak Pavilion, Student Union

Join us for a movie screening. Wear your PJs and bring your favorite movie snacks.  For more information, contact Emily Cohen at (561) 297-3959.

 


 

The following events will take place at FAU's Broward Campus:

 

LGBTQA Information Session

Thursday, Oct. 2, noon - 2 p.m.
Plaza Area,  Ft. Lauderdale Campus

Learn more about the resources and services available for students on the Broward Campuses. For more information, contact Peggy Joseph at (954) 236-1219.

 


 

The following events will take place at FAU's John D. MacArthur campus at Jupiter:

 

LGBTQA Kick Off

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 7 p.m.
SR 108

The FAU Jupiter Campus will kick off LGBTQA Month with noted national speaker Robin Ochs. Come celebrate with office of Campus Life and Spectrum. For more information, contact Heather Bishara at (561) 799-8696.

 

Rainbow Cafe

Thursday, Oct. 9, 7 - 9 p.m.
The Burrow

Rainbow Cafe is your chance to enjoy an open mic night with your fellow Owls! Come sing, play an instrument, tell a joke or share your own poetry at the first of our coffee house series for the year.  For more information, contact Heather Bishara at (561) 799-8696.

 

Safe Zone Training

Friday, Oct. 10, 1 - 4 p.m.
SR 108

Students and staff are invited to participate in Safe Zone training. This is an opportunity to understand how we can build a safe and supportive environment for all students at FAU. For more information, contact Heather Bishara at (561) 799-8696.

 

National Coming Out Discussion

Monday, Oct. 13, 6 - 7 p.m.
Dining Hall Annex

National Coming Out Day is Oct. 11, however, FAU Jupiter Campus & Spectrum will celebrate this program on Oct. 13. For more information, contact Heather Bishara at (561) 799-8696.

 

LGBTQA Movie Night

Oct. 23, 7 - 9 p.m.
AD 119

Come and watch an amazing movie celebrating LGBTQA heritage, co-sponsored by Spectrum and Campus Life. For more information, contact Heather Bishara at (561) 799-8696.

FAU Campuses: Boca Raton/Davie/Dania Beach/Fort Lauderdale/Jupiter/Treasure Coast Boca Raton Campus Danie Beach Campus Davie Campus Fort Lauderdale Campus Harbor Branch Campus Jupiter Campus Treasure Campus
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