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St. Paul Campus GLBTA Advisory Group

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About the Advisory Group

The College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resources Sciences-Office for Diversity and Inclusion has partnered with the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Ally (GLBTA) Programs Office, and the Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence (MCAE) to raise awareness and build institutional capacity around key issues of the GLBTA community on the St. Paul Campus.

The St. Paul GLBTA Advisory Group (comprised of faculty, students and staff) was formed to better address many campus-wide challenges our collaborative work identified, and facilitate a broader appreciation and greater understanding of the GLBTA community. The group now has a wide representation from areas across campus including the College of Biological Sciences, College of Design, College of Continuing Education, Career and Internship Services, Magrath Library, and Bailey Hall.

The St. Paul Campus GLBTA Advisory Group is open to all faculty, staff, and students.

Upcoming Events

Topics and (free) Pizza Events in St. Paul!Topics and Pizza flyer

Myths and Realities of “Orange is the New Black”

Thursday, April 17, 2014
12:00-1:00 p.m. in room 8 Magrath Library (on the main floor of the hallway connecting Ruttan and Magrath) – free lunch provided!

Registration is not required but will help us get a count for food:

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Join us for a discussion of the Netflix original series “Orange is the New Black”. We’ll explore issues and themes, as well as myths and realities that emerge around sexuality, gender identity, and other intersections in “Orange is the New Black” – and the implications in our everyday lives. Panelists include Stephanie Chrismon, Academic Adviser for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Program (CLA); Owen Marciano, Transfer Adviser and Coordinator (CEHD) and Chair of the Transgender Commission; and Stef Wilencheck, Director of the GLBTA Programs Office.

Ally 201 Training

Thursday, April 17th, 2014
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. in Coffey Hall 220

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GLBTA Programs Office at the U of M

LGBT Careerlink - job issues and strategies

U of M GLBT Job Search Online Workshop

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Learn More

To learn more about the broader effort around GLBTA initiatives and work at the University of Minnesota, visit the GLBTA Programs Office website at