Office of Multicultural Student Success

LGBTQ Issues Conference

The Office of Multicultural Student Success is excited to announce the inaugural LGBTQ Issues Conference at The University of Toledo on Friday, April 12, 2019.

The 2019 LGBTQ Issues Conference will include a welcome luncheon, student research presentations and a keynote address from Dr. Jared Rose.

Admission to the 2019 LGBTQ Issues Conference will be free for all student presenters and all UT students attending. Admission for community members, faculty, and staff will be $20 per individual. Registered attendees are able to drop in if only able to stay for part of the day.

Register now for the 2019 LGBTQ Issues Conference on Friday, April 12, 2019.

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Conference Schedule

11:30am – 12:30pm
Registration & Lunch

12:30pm – 1pm
Opening Ceremony | Student Union, Ingman Room
Welcome | Analese Alvarez

1:15pm – 2:30pm
Session One | Student Union, Room 2592

Clark Ausloos | Cisgender Professional Counselors' Experience with Trans* Clients
Alexis Kupovits | Don't Erase Us
Kari Oberlin | #LGBTTOO
Laura Shaffer | Human Trafficking and Homeless Youth in the LGBTQ+ Population

2:45pm – 4pm
Session Two | Student Union, Room 2592

Naykishia Head | I'm So GLAAD: An Examination into the Experience of the LGBTQ Student at the HBCU
Chantal Crane | Jesus Loves You, But He Loves Me More: Using Intentional Activism to Challenge Faith-Based Beliefs
Adam Wagner | Finding God in the Country: Uncovering Queer Relations in 19th Century American Literature

4pm – 5:30pm
Reception | Student Union, Ingman Room

Keynote Introduction | Dr. Ally Day
Keynote | Dr. Jared Rose

Last Updated: 6/30/19