GSEC Events - Fall 2014:

Internship Fair
August 27th | 5:00pm-6:30pm | BMU 005


At our bi-annual internship fair students will have the opportunity to learn about the GSEC's services, our LGBTQ+ and Women's program, and pick up or drop off an internship application. Applications will be available in BMU 005 and are due Friday, August 29th by 4:00pm.


LGBTQ+ Welcome Reception
Sept. 10th | 4:00pm-5:30pm | Selvester's Cafe


The GSEC and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion are hosting an LGBTQ+ Welcome Reception for students who are looking to build new alliances and friendships with other faculty, staff, and students in the LGBTQ+ community. There will be a raffle and free food available at the event.


Queer Week
October 6th - October 11th


Queer Week aims to educate students and members of the Chico community on queer issues and show support for the LGBTQ+ community. This is a week-long series of events spanning from Monday, October 6th to Saturday, October 11th. There will a culminating Pride March on that Friday.


Take Back the Night*
October 23rd | BMU Auditorium


Take Back the Night is an opportunity for students and community members to unite to break the silence surrounding the ongoing issue of rape culture and violence against women.

*Please note that Take Back the Night will now be an annual event.


Focus Film Festival
October 25th | 6:45pm | Colusa Hall


The GSEC will be cohosting with Stonewall Alliance the film "The Case Against 8", which follows the Supreme Court case against Proposition 8 including the lives of the plaintiffs. This will be part of a larger festival of films over the course of a weekend.


Trans* Day of Remembrance
November 20th | Time and Location TBD


TDOR is a day to remember and honor those who have been killed as a result of anti-transgender violence, and acts to bring attention to the continued violence endured by the transgender community.


LGBTQ+ Conference
December 6th | BMU Auditorium


The conference is an opportunity for all people to educate and empower themselves while building community and support within the LGBTQ+ and allied communities. This event is free to all campus and community members. Lunch will be provided.


Maggie and Milk Awards