Welcome to Elon University's Gender & LGBTQIA Center (GLC) - Moseley 211!

We advance education, services, and campus climate around Gender and LGBTQIA topics & identities (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, Queer, Intersex, Asexual, & Ally.)

Latest Updates! - also check out www.facebook.com/ElonGLC for daily news!

  • Elon University skyrockets their CampusPRIDE national ranking, jumping over 250 universities in just 1 year from our 2013 ranking, now at a remarkable 4.5 out of 5 Stars...and we're only in Year 1 of our 3-Year Campuswide Strategic Plan for LGBTQIA Inclusion!!!
     
  • Thu Aug 21 @ 5PM --> LGBTQIA & Ally Employee Social (Cork & Cow - Alamance Crossing) : Sponsored by Elon’s LGBTQIA Employee Resource Group, please join Elon’s LGBTQIA employee family as we connect new & returning employees.  Appetizers provided.  Allies always welcome.
     
  • Thu Aug 28 @ 6PM --> LGBTQIA New Student Welcome (Lakeside 2nd Floor) :  Sponsored by Elon’s Gender & LGBTQIA Center, please join our full campus community as we connect LGBTQIA & Ally first-year students, returning students, staff, faculty, and administrators.  Food & Prizes provided.  Allies always welcome.
     
  • Check out our Facebook Page www.facebook.com/ElonGLC for the latest & greatest updates on Gender & LGBTQIA campus happenings!

Gender & LGBTQIA Services Offered at Elon

  • 5 Groups - Spectrum / Effect / Questioning The Closet / LGBTQIA Alumni Network / LGBTQIA Employee Resource Group
  • Academics 80+ Women's & Gender Studies courses / GLC helps students with academic research projects
  • Email List & Facebook - email mbosch3@elon.edu to join the GLC Email List / 250+ "Likes" at www.facebook.com/ElonGLC
  • Events - LGBTQIA New Student Welcome / Homecoming Events / Lavender Graduation & LGBTQIA Awards
  • Facilities - Gender & Sexuality Learning Community / Housing Options for LGBTQIA Students / Universal Restroom Map
  • Faculty - Request an LGBTQIA educational session tailored to your academic course
  • GLC's Physical Space - Social Hangout / Lending Library of DVDs & Books / 13 GLC Student Volunteers
  • Intersectionality - Dinner Discussions on Race & Sexuality for LGBTQIA Students of Color / Male Identity Project
  • Student Scholarships & Awards - 14 LGBTQIA & Ally scholarships awarded at 2014 Lavender Graduation
  • Trainings - ADL "Campus of Difference" / LGBTQIA Ally Trainings / High-Impact Student Leader Trainings

3 Key Goals

Elon's Gender & LGBTQIA Center exists for ALL of Elon's students with 3 key goals:

Education & Resources:  Increasing education, training, and resources to support students.

Partnerships & Collaborations:  Connecting students across Elon departments & student organizations.

Visibility of the GLC:  Discover our events, staff, volunteers, & sign up for the email list and Facebook.

News & Events

Elon honored for diversity & inclusion programs

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine has recognized Elon with a 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award, an accolade that reflects ongoing university efforts to celebrate and support students, staff, faculty and alumni of all backgrounds and beliefs.

Documentary by Elon alumni & current student wins film festival award

Mason Sklut ’14, Maggie Sloane ’14 and Sergio Ingato ’15 co-produced "BrocKINGton," which premiered in September at the Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival.

GLC celebrates progress, White House letter

National LGBT Center Awareness Day offers Elon students, faculty and staff a chance to better get to know the university's Gender and LGBTQIA Center.

Intersect Keynote Speaker: Geena Rocero, model and transgender advocate - Nov. 22

Matthew Antonio Bosch co-leads higher education leadership institute

Hosted by the American College Personnel Association, the Summer Leadership Institute offered a series of workshops advancing leadership and management potential.  

Pelo malo (Bad Hair) film screening - Oct. 3

Contact us:

Gender & LGBTQIA Center - Director

Matthew Antonio Bosch

mbosch3@elon.edu

(336) 278-6228