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Gender Identity/Expression and Sexual Orientation Resource Center


WELCOME TO GIESORC

EDUCATION, EMPOWERMENT, AND ENGAGEMENT



MISSION STATEMENT

The Gender Identity/Expression and Sexual Orientation Resource Center (GIESORC) promotes education, empowerment, and engagement for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, questioning, and ally (LGBTQ+) constituents across the Washington State University system.


THE CENTER

Hours

Monday-Thursday: 8am-9pm

Friday: 8am-5pm

Contact

Matthew Jeffries
509-335-8841
matthew.jeffries@wsu.edu

Location

Compton Union Building 

Room 401


SIGNATURE INITIATIVES

UndocuQueer

The UndocuQueer Conference is a joint effort between the GIESORC, Multicultural Student Services, and the Crimson Group to illuminate issues in the intersections of undocumented immigrants and the LGBTQ+ community. More information can be found at the UndocuQueer Conference website here.

InQueery Symposium

The InQueery Symposium is a one night event featuring a national speaker and student presentations related to the LGBTQ+ community.

Register for the event here.

Lavender Graduation

Lavender Graduation is an annual celebration of all the LGBTQ+ graduates and their allies.


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Upcoming Events

  • Ally Training

    Ally Training is a broad presentation on how to support lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans* individuals!

    After participating in this training, attendees will be able to:

    • Differentiate between sexual orientation, sex, gender expression, and gender identity.
    • Describe issues LGBT individuals experience in higher education and in society.
    • Recognize heterosexual and cisgender privilege in higher education and in society.
    • Define terms that are most salient in the LGBT community.
    • Discuss how to be a better ally to the LGBT community.

    To enroll in a currently scheduled session through Human Resource Services, please click here to register. These are open to all campuses!

    Date: Nov 19 2018 10:00 - Nov 19 2018 12:00 | Location: CUB 406 (4th Floor Meeting Room)