Q Center

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May 20, 2014

Student Spotlight (Spring 2014)

The Q Center wishes farewell and a fabulous future to our graduating staff members! James, Ginger, and Lor filled us in on their favorite UW memory, the Q Center work they are most proud of, and what they look forward to after graduation. James, Ginger, & Lor James (they/them/their pronouns) Degree: BA in Anthropology Post-graduation plans: I’m really…


9th Annual Qolors Reception with Mia McKenzie

Q Center Staff with Mia McKenzie On April 9, the Q Center and the Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center collaborated to host the annual Qolors Reception, celebrating and centering the experiences of queer and trans* people of color. Now in its ninth year, the reception drew a record crowd of 135 guests. The reception featured spoken…


Lavender Graduation 2014: Be Your Own Queen

  Every year, the Q Center and the ASUW Queer Student Commission host Lavender Graduation as a time for the UW queer, trans*, two-spirit, same-gender-loving, and allied communities to come together and celebrate our multiple identities, our accomplishments, and sheer AWESOMENESS. This year’s ceremony will take place on Tuesday, June 10, from 6 – 8:30…


May 8, 2014

Q Center Pride Points

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We are proud to highlight a few of the Q Center’s accomplishments for the 2013-2014 academic year: Participation in our Queer Mentoring Program more than doubled in the last year.  We’re now serving 94 participants! We provided Safe Zone training to 530 people and counting… Our student-run blog, Dear Queer, is wildly popular! Check out…