Events

Upcoming Events at the LGBTQ+ Culture Center

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Connections & Community

This year's theme focuses on re-connecting with ourselves, building new connections, and strengthening our community. Explore our program offerings to see how you can build connections & community!

Accessibility

If you have accessibility-related concerns for any LGBTQ+ Culture Center event, we're happy to work with you to make sure you're able to conveniently attend and participate. Please reach out to us via phone at (812) 855-4252, or via email at glbtserv@iu.edu.

Fall 2022 Programs

Community Programs

Interested in getting involved in the campus Queer community? Making new friends or networking? Forming connections? Learning about LGBTQ+ resources? Stop by some of our community programs! 

Open House | Aug 19, Noon – 2:00 pm | LGBTQ+ Culture Center 

Faculty, Staff, and Alumni Mixer | Sept 21, 5 – 6:30 pm | Cook Center
RSVP Required

National Coming Out Day | Oct 11 | Find our tables across campus! 

Creepy Cryptid Halloween Celebration | Oct 28, 4:00 – 6:00 pm | LGBTQ+ Culture Center 

Queersgiving Potluck | Nov 14, 4:00 – 6:00 pm | LGBTQ+ Culture Center 

End of Semester Hot Cocoa Bar | Dec 6, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm | LGBTQ+ Culture Center 

Panels & Speakers

The LGBTQ+ Culture Center is excited to host several speaker and panels this semester! Additional information will be available soon. 

Panel: Exploring Queer Research | Oct 3, 6 – 7:30 pm | IMU State Room East 

Speaker: World AIDS Day | Dec 1, 6 – 7:30 pm | IMU Georgian Room 

Recurring Events/Programs

Public Training Series

The Public Training Series is great for people who want to learn more about a particular aspect of LGBTQ+ experience, such as Sexuality, Gender, Oppression & Joy, or Intersectionality. These sessions are useful for beginners and more advanced learners alike!

New topics explore healthcare misconceptions, relationships & family, and inequities in higher education.  

Sexuality |Aug 31, 9:30 – 11:00 am | IMU Oak Room 

Queering Relationships & Families | Sept 15, 3:30 – 5:00 pm |IMU Oak Room 

Effective Allyship | Sept 26, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm | IMU Oak Room 

Intersectionality | Oct 12, 9:30 – 11:00 am | IMU Oak Room 

Systemic Inequities in Higher Ed | Nov 11, 1:00 – 2:30 pm | IMU Dogwood Room 

Your Hormones are (Not) Giving You Cancer: Queer Healthcare Misconceptions | Dec 8, Noon – 1:30 pm | IMU Dogwood Room 

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Queering Wellness

Over the course of the academic year, and in an effort to encourage students to reconnect with themselves and with wellness resources, the LGBTQ+ Culture Center will be hosting a wellness series. Fall topics include physical health/primary care, sexual health, and mental and emotional health. At each of these sessions, participants will have opportunities to learn strategies for taking care of themselves from a variety of experts, learn answers to FAQs, and ask questions about enhancing their own wellbeing.  Lunch will be provided. 

Primary Care & Physical Health | Sept 6, Noon – 1 PM | Teter NST 

Sexual Health | Oct 18, Noon – 1 PM | Teter NST 

Mental & Emotional Wellness | Nov 29, Noon – 1 PM | Teter NST 

Other services

In addition to our scheduled events, the LGBTQ+ Culture Center also offers lots of drop-in services! These include free safer sex supplies, counseling services, writing help, STI testing, free clothes, and more!

Learn about our services