LGBTQ History Month

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Asexual Discussion Group

5:15pm – 6:15pm
Student Center North, Room 201 (LGBTQ Resource Center)

The Asexual discussion group helps students explore what it means to be asexual. Together, we will support each other in our internal struggle of sexuality in queer and straight spaces. Sponsored by LGBTQ Resource Center.

Out in Drag

6:30pm – 9:00pm
Student Center South – Houston Room

This is a nonprofit event dedicated to the education and support of Drag artist. Sponsored by SMART Cougars, UH Graduate College of Social Work, Avenue 360 Health & Wellness

Monday, October 9th, 2017

Bi/Pansexual Discussion Group

5:00pm – 6:30pm
Student Center North, Room 201 (LGBTQ Resource Center)

The Bisexual/Pansexual discussion group helps students explore what it means to be attracted to multiple genders. Together, we will support each other in our internal struggle of sexuality or biphobia in queer and straight spaces. Sponsored by LGBTQ Resource Center.

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Transgender Discussion Group

5:15pm – 6:15pm
Student Center North, Room 201 (LGBTQ Resource Center)

The Trans Discussion Group is for binary and non-binary transgender identified students and partners, or anyone questioning their gender identity. Sponsored by LGBTQ Resource Center.

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

National Coming Out Day

Pride Portraits

11:00am – 3:00pm
Student Center South, Food Court

For National Coming Out Day, LGBTQIA+ individuals and allies alike are invited to increase visibility & awareness of the queer community. Stop by the Student Center South food courts to have your portrait taken for free and share your story! Sponsored by LGBTQ Resource Center.

Friday, October 13th - Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Gender Infinity Conference

8:00am – 5:30pm
Student Centers

The Gender Infinity Conference is an affirming space for families, learners, advocates, and providers to advance relationships, knowledge, and resources that empower gender diverse individuals. Gender Infinity, promote justice, equity, and hope in the celebration of infinite gender possibilities through workshops and discussions. Registration required. Co-sponsored by LGBTQ Resource Center.

Monday, October 16th, 2017

Coming Out Discussion Group

5:15pm – 6:15pm
Student Center North, Room 201 (LGBTQ Resource Center)

Coming out can be a lifelong experience that is different for everyone. There is no standardized format that determines one’s coming our process. This discussion group will explore the different dynamics of coming out and what it means to be “authentically you”. Sponsored by LGBTQ Resource Center.

Wednesda, October 18th, 2017

LGBTQ Awareness Workshop

2:30pm – 3:30pm
Student Center South - Downtown Room

In an effort to increase awareness for the LGBTQIA community, this workshop educates UH students on terminology, pronouns, heteronormative privilege and inclusive practices in support of the LGBTQIA community.

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

Coming Out Monologues

Doors open at 6:00pm
Student Center South, Theater

The Coming Out Monologues are performed each fall and gives LGBTQ students the opportunity to share their own stories and experiences. Some stories are sad and some funny, but all empower people to embrace their identities. Sponsored by LGBTQ Resource Center and GLOBAL.

Thursday, October 26th, 2017

Intersex Awareness Day

Monday, October 30th, 2017

Fall Speaker Series Featuring Lea Delaria

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Student Center South Houston Room

Also known as Carrie "Big Boo" on Orange in the New Black, DeLaria will teach audiences how to create change in a conservative society while trudging upstream in a muddy bogged down river of political correctness.

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

Gamma Rho Lambda Fundraiser

11:00am – 2:00pm
Student Center South, Table 3

The only multicultural, LGBTQIA+ sorority on campus will be hosting a fundraiser with pride swag and portion of the proceeds will benefit Montrose Grace Place and homeless LGBTQ youth. Sponsored by Gamma Rho Lambda.