The Gender and Sexuality Resource Center (GSRC) and the Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA) at SUNY Oneonta are happy to announce the thrid annual SUNY Pride Conference at Hunt College Union in Oneonta on October 23rd-25th, 2015!
This year’s theme is “Working Together to be Leaders of Change.”
The mission of SUNY Pride is to unite SUNY campuses to create a more inclusive environment for the SUNY system as a whole. Through education, collaboration, networking, and inclusivity, SUNY Pride will encourage students, faculty and staff to become au courant with the policies, facilities, accessibilities, and trainings of other institutions within the SUNY system. This year, the conference will have a specific focus on developing student leadership within diverse gender and sexuality communities. We are seeking the broadest possible representation from the SUNY system in order to develop leadership skills among with diverse sexual and gender identities.
Currrently accepting presentation abstracts through September 15th, 2015. If you are interested in sponsoring a workshop program for the day, please fill out the following Google form, here.
WORKSHOP IDEAS FOR 2015
- the gender binary
-sexual orientation and gender identity/expression terminology
-inclusion for multiple identities/communities
-challenging gender and sexuality stereotypes
-community building for student organizations
-self-advocacy in institutions
-sexual health in LGBT communities
-professionalism within student groups
-event planning in student groups
-dating and relationship tips
-finding your faith
-unpacking non-exclusive sexual attractions
To assess the needs of sexual and gender communities within the SUNY system, we also invite you to complete the Campus Pride Index via the Campus Pride Website. Collecting data on marginalized communities can offer the first step to addressing these issues throughout the SUNY system.
*all locations and times are subject to change
All of us here at SUNY Oneonta are working to create the most inclusive environment for all SUNY students, and look forward to welcoming our community and allies on campus for this event!
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