Funding: ALA Diversity Research Grant Program, Apr 15

ALA Diversity Research Grant Program

Deadline: Proposals due by April 15, 2019 at midnight, PDT.

The American Library Association (ALA) Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services seeks proposals for the Diversity Research Grant program. Applications may address any diversity-related topic which addresses critical gaps in the knowledge of diversity, equity and outreach issues within library and information science. Proposals are due by midnight Pacific time on April 15, 2019. Continue reading

Events: Q-Tech Fashion Show Model Casting Call 8/14/18

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MODEL CASTING CALL FOR Q-TECH FASHION SHOW

We are looking for LGBTQ students, staff and faculty who would like to share their stories and participate as a model. Casting is on August 14 & 15 from 10-3pm @ the Q Center (HUB 315). Drop-ins and scheduled appointments welcome. All levels of experience invited. For scheduling or questions, contact Jaimée Marsh at jaimeem@uw.edu or 206-897-1430.  

ABOUT Q TECH / SAVE THE DATE:
Thursday, October 11, 2018
6:00-8:30 PM @ Henry Art Gallery
In concert with National Coming Out Day, the Q-TECH fashion show tells the stories of the LGBTQ community at UW through the use of wearable technology. This event is a celebration of identity and one’s journey to full self-expression. The Henry is proud to host this event organized by the University of Washington Q Center and EFFICIO.

Events: Out in Public Summit – February 17

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Out in Public is a student group of the Evan School of Public Policy and Governance. We are once again hosting a one day seminar to discuss topics and issues pertaining to the LGBTQIA community through the lens of the public sector.  The event will feature panel discussions on Intersecting Identities, Health Care, and Career Advancement. We will be hosting a networking Happy Hour at the end of the summit. There will also be a keynote address from Steve Davis, President & CEO of PATH.

Who: Out in Public and YOU!
What: 2nd Annual LGBTQ Summit
When: Friday, February 17th from 1pm to 5:30
Where: Parrington Hall Denny Forum (3rd Floor)

For more information and announcements check out our Facebook Event Page or contact Bennett Anderson at bca10@uw.edu

 

Funding: Scholarships for LGBTQ and Allied Students

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HAPPY NATIONAL COMING OUT DAY!

On this day, we are proud to announce that
GSBA Scholarship applications are now available.

The GSBA Scholarship Fund awards educational scholarships to LGBTQ and allied students who exhibit leadership potential, demonstrate strong academic abilities, and are actively involved in school and community organizations.

Students should be enrolled in community colleges, four-year public or private colleges or universities, or vocational/technical/trade programs. Current college students, individuals planning to enroll in a program next year, and current high school seniors are eligible to apply.

LEARN MORE HERE

Events: Q Center Welcome Luncheon – October 2

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Please join the Q Center and the ASUW Queer Student Commission for our 12th Annual Welcome Luncheon. Our signature kick-off event features catered lunch, excellent speakers, a campus resource fair, and lots of fun for all!  Community, alumni, faculty, and staff are welcome to come support our new and returning students.  Be there for all or part of the fun!

Q Welcome Luncheon
Friday, October 2nd | 12PM – 1:30 PM
HUB Lyceum 

RSVP via Eventbrite

Follow the event on our Facebook event page

Accessibility Information:
The HUB is not kept scent-free but we ask that you do not wear scented/fragranced products or essential oils to/in the space in order to make it more accessible to those with chemical injury or multiple chemical sensitivity. The HUB’s front entrance is wheelchair accessible. The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability services Office at least ten days in advance at: 206.543.6450/V, 206.543.6452/TTY, 206.685.7264/Fax, or email dso@uw.edu.