Events & Workshops

 

The following events are queer/queer-related events the ERC is typically involved with, whether by hosting or collaborating with other organizations on.

 

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Safe Sexpo (May 3, 2019)

An event at the end of each semester exploring safe and consentual sex positivity, and healthy relationships within the lgbt+ community. KBR 6-8pm

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Q-Fest April 22-26

Q-Fest is the mewest interation of a festival that began as a cross-cultural queer film festival, and is a time to celebrate the visual and prformance art of queer and trans people of color. The meaning of Q-Fest is to help propel a conversation about the intersections of race, gender and sexual identity. Through story sharing, poetry writing, and movement making, this week is a brave space for you to remember your beautiful presence in the world. By delving into past, present, and future conceptuions of beauty, participants will create pesonally affirming narratives and healing movements that will help you resis (and recover) the ways our bodies are targeted in society.

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Trans Week of Visibility March 25-29

Join the ERC in celebrating Trans Week of Visibility wtih some great workshops/events surrounding Name/Gender changes, Queer Self-Care, and a speak out at the end of the week! 

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 Queer Science (March 14, 2019 from 6-8pm)

 A mixer for lgbtqi+ folx within STEM fields to meet new friends, get to know your resources on campus and build community! There will be pie!!!!

 

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Q-Talks (Every Wednesday 5-6pm)

A space to participate in dialogs on intersections of gender, sexuality, and other identities, make connections with eachother, and build community. Located in the ERC.

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Queer and Trans People of Color Talks

QTPOC-Talks ( 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the Month 6:30pm-7:30pm)

A space for queer, trans, gender nonconforming, people of color to feel safe and validated by other QTPOC. Located in the ERC.

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National Day of Silence

The Day of Silence is a national event that brings attention to bullying and harassment in schools. Students from middle school to college take a vow of silence in an effort to encourage schools and classmates to address the problem of anti-LGBT.  This year's Day of Silence falls on April 12th, 2019.

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Night of Noise

After the Day of Silence, the Night of Noise is the time to break the silence, release tension, and celebrate.  This year's Night of Noise falls on April 12th, 2019.

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Queer Speed Friending (February 15, 2019)

Here? Queer? Want to make some friends this year? An event put on at the beginning of each semester geared toward creating community and getting to know other lgbt+ HSU students in a fun way. 

Queer Self care workshop

Queer Self-Care

A Queer night of self-care and building community.

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Queer Community Reception (Friday, October 12th)

Queer Community Reception ( October 12, 2018) In conjunction with National Comming Out Day (October 11, 2018) The ERC is hosting the Queer Community Reception. This reception allows queer students, staff, and faculty to come together so that they may meet each other, create new friendships, and learn who allies within the queer community are. There will be music and an open mike, offering a space for fun and coming out stories. We also want to acknowledge the queer students who are not out, for whatever reason. You are valid, beautiful, and celebrated. http://www.hrc.org/resources/national-coming-out-day This event is located in the Kate Buchanan Room (KBR)

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National Coming Out Day (October 11, 2018)

An internationally observed civil awareness day celebrating individuals who publicly identify as bisexual, gay, lesbian, transgender. Observed annually on October 11, the anniversary of the 1987 National March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights.

2018: ERC along with Q&A, QMAP, QSU, and the MCC will be offering the Queer Community Reception in the KBR, playing music and offering a space for fun and coming out stories. We also want to acknowledge the queer students who are not out, for whatever reason. You are valid, beautiful, and celebrated. 

http://www.hrc.org/resources/national-coming-out-day

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Safe Sexpo (November 30, 2018)

An event at the end of each semester exploring safe and consentual sex positivity, and healthy relationships within the lgbt+ community. KBR 6-8pm

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Trans Week of Remembrance (November 15, 2018)

A week memorializing those who have been killed as a result of transphobia, or the hatred or fear of transgender and gender non-conforming people. (Trans Day of Remembrance falls on November 20, 2018) Goodwin Forum 6-8 pm

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KINK on Campus

A series of workshops that explore safe and consentual sex among adults.

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