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The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Ally (GLBTA) Programs Office is dedicated to improving campus climate for all University of Minnesota constituents by developing and supporting more inclusive understandings of gender and sexuality. Want to get more involved with their office? Check out these events!

Ice Cream Social:
Join the U of M's GLBTA Programs Office staff on Monday September 16th for ice cream and a chance to win prizes in their "Who Wants to be a Millionaire" game show. The event runs from 12:00 to 2:00pm at the St. Paul Student Center Terrace.

101 Training:
The GLBTA Programs Office will be hosting a GLBT ALLY 101 Training session on Wednesday September 26th from 2:00 to 4:00pm. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP by emailing bfjader@umn.edu.

Political Panic & Loaded Language:
Does Same Sex Marriage Assure GLBT Equality? This session focuses on understanding Minnesota's marriage amendment. For more details, check out https://diversity.umn.edu/criticalconversations. This session will take place on Friday September 28th from 1:30 to 3:00pm on the West Bank.

Open House:
On Monday October 1st and Tuesday October 2nd, join the GLBTA Programs Office for a Meet-and-Greet to meet staff and check out their new Student Lounge and GLBT Student Art Gallery, and pick up some free food! The event starts at noon and ends at 2:00pm in Appleby Hall, room 41.

GLBTQ Identities & Communities:
This event, on Wednesday October 10th from 1:00pm to 4:00pm, is an OED Equity & Diversity Workshop and will be led by GLBTA Programs Office staff. For more details, check out https://diversity.umn.edu/equitydiversitycertificate.

MN Out Campus Conference:
From Friday October 12th through Sunday October 14th, the GLBTA Programs Office and Trans Commission will be leading sessions sharing some knowledge and learning best practices for advancing GLBTA work from higher education campuses across the Midwest.

GLBTA Jobs and Internships:

The GLBTA Programs Office is hiring, energetic, dedicated students who want to make change & improve the lives of GLBTA students at the U. To find out pay rate, skill areas, & how to apply, check out this posting: employment.umn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=105424

Minnesotans United For All Families is looking for multiple dedicated students with some customer service experience & daytime availability to become fundraising interns - if interested, please contact Alfonso Wenker at alfonso@mnunited.org

For more information, check out the GLBTA Programs Office website or contact them at 612-625-0537.

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