APPLY NOW! 2012-2013 LGBTQ Center Op Board!

Have your voice heard! Join the 2012-2013 LGBTQ Center Operating Board!

The LGBT Resource Center Operating Board governs the decision making for the Center, providing and planning annual programs, events, and volunteer coordination.

The Op Board is comprised of representatives from QSU, QUAA, Sigma Omicron Rho, and the following available positions:

Interns (3 positions available)
Serve as Volunteer Coordinator, run Coffee Hour, organize and publicize annual events and programs (Queer Prom, Proud to be Out Week, Lavender Graduation, speakers, t-shirt campaigns, etc), assist in the overall functioning of the Center, and assist with the Safe Space program as a co-facilitator and organizer (assignments based on interest).

LGBTQ Health
Work with the AIDS/HIV Service Group (ASG) of Charlottesville to arrange monthly HIV testing on Grounds, as well as work on addressing issues of intimate partner violence and sexual assault.  Be a liaison to Sexual Assault Leadership Council

Speakers Bureau
Train speakers and organize panels to educate the community about LGBTQ issues.  Panels will be presented to different groups around Grounds and Charlottesville, such as Greek organizations, youth groups, diversity workshops, and residence halls.

Queer Grads
Organize social events and maintain listserv for graduate students.  Activities vary each semester. Previous activities have included wine tastings, mixers, happy hours, brunches, etc.