News & Announcements


First day of class

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Fall 2014 courses begin. Regular check-in begins for waitlist and holdfile; check-in daily to remain on list. For a list of LGBT courses and approved LGBT electives currently being offered, please visit our courses page. Need assistance with advising for the certificate or minor in LGBT Studies, enrolling in courses, or other concerns? Contact us!

Lavender Convocation Extravaganza
Sponsored by the LGBT Equity Center, Department of Resident Life, and the Office of Multicultural Involvement and Community Advocacy

Monday, September 8, 2014, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. (4-5 p.m., Formal Program; 5-6p.m., Campus Resource Fair)
Grand Ballroom Lounge and PG Room, Stamp Student Union

Co-emceed by two famed poets/comedians of color, Regie Cabico and J Mase III, this year's Lavender Convocation Extravaganza is going to be a BLAST! There'll be free food and drinks, a keynote by our very own student leader and LGBT Studies minor Myke Hatcher-McLarin, a musical performance by Natalie Singal, and a resource and involvement fair with the many LGBTQ and allied groups and services on campus. Meet new people, see old friends. Students, staff, and faculty are all encouraged to join us. The ceremony starts at 4pm in the Grand Ballroom Lounge, Stamp Student Union. Involvement fair follows the ceremony in the adjacent Prince Georges Room, and runs to about 6pm. See the facebook event

The One Project Kick-Off Event

Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
1200 Cambridge Community Center, Sponsored by The One Project

Meet other LGBTQA students, hear more about The One Project, and learn more about your first year and life at Maryalnd. Light refreshments will be served. See the facebook event


Last Day of Schedule Adjustment for Undergraduates

Monday, September 15, 2014

DC Monuments, Museums, and More Trip

Saturday, September 27, 2014, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Departs from the front entrance of Cole Field House, Sponsored by The One Project

Take a day trip into DC for the day with The One Project. Grab lunch, see some sights and take in the nation's capitol! Folks will meet at the front entrance of Cole Student Activities Building at 10:00am to take the metro into DC (so bring your SmartTrip card!)

RSVP is required via the One Project Facebook page


Past 2014 Events