LGBT History Month

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Celebrated each October, LGBT History Month recognizes the unique contributions that individuals and organizations have made to achieving equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning individuals.



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Lafayette College Events!

Thursday, October 17, 4 p.m., Hugel 100
David L. Sr. and Helen J. Temple Visiting Lecture: John Dayo Aliya, Playwright/Performer
Co-sponsored by Africana Studies Department

Friday, October 18, 2 p.m., Hugel 100
Film Screening: Brokeback Mountain
Refreshments will be served.

Monday, October 21, 7 p.m., Kirby Hall of Civil Rights, Room 104
Film Screening: Before Stonewall
Discussion to follow with Gene Kelly, Associate Dean of Intercultural Development and Director of Gender and Sexuality Programs

Tuesday, October 22, 12:15 p.m., Portlock Black Cultural Center
Presentation: Being You on Your Resume
Co-sponsored by: Office of Career Services
Lunch will be provided

Thursday, October 24, 7:30 p.m., Colton Chapel
Keynote Lecture: “Haters, Sinners, and the Rest of Us: The Gay Debate Today”
Presented by John Corvino, “The Gay Moralist”
Co-sponsored by: Religious Studies Department, the Ethics Project, Philosophy Department, Office of Religious & Spiritual Life, the Office of the Dean of the College, Hillel, and the Women’s and Gender Studies Department

Friday, October 25, 2 p.m., Hugel 100
Film Screening: Kissing Jessica Stein
Refreshments will be served.

Friday, October 25, 9 p.m., Marquis Hall (Bergethon Room)
Condom Bingo!
Co-sponsored by: Quest, ALF, Office of Student Leadership and Involvement
Refreshments will be served.

Tuesday, October 29, 7 p.m., Marlo Room, Farinon Student Center
Panel Discussion: Marriage Equality Update: Post-DOMA
Co-sponsored by: Office of Religious and Spiritual Life
Refreshments will be served.



Check out the upcoming RAVE Week schedule at Relationship and Violence Education Week helps combat issues of sexual violence on campus. Raffles will be given at each program! Thanks to Student Government and Association of Lafayette Feminists for their assistance with this program series!

Contact Us

Office of Gender and Sexuality Programs
Farinon Student Center, Room 107D
(610) 330-5819

Office Hours:
Monday-Wednesday & Friday: 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursdays: 1-9 p.m.

Mailing address:
101 Hogg Hall
Lafayette College
Easton, PA 18042

Gender and Sexuality Resource Center
Farinon Student Center, Room 124
(610) 330-5558