News with tag: For presenters

New MBLGTACC mobile app puts the program booklet right in your pocket

February 9th, 2020 | Nick Pfost, MBLGTACC 2020 Campus Planning Team

The Midwest Institute for Sexuality and Gender Diversity has developed and launched a new, free app that will allow you and other MBLGTACC attendees using iOS or Android devices to have the conference program right in your pockets. It is the first-ever standalone app for the conference and is tailored specifically to our attendees and conference programming, with room for additional, future customizations that were not possible under previously used third-party apps. The MBLGTACC app is...

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8 things you need to know before coming to the 28th annual MBLGTACC

February 5th, 2020 | MBLGTACC 2020 Campus Planning Team

Coming to MBLGTACC in Kalamazoo? Attending a conference can be a lot to handle, even for the most experienced among us. To help you prepare for our 28th annual gathering, we’ve compiled a list of the top things you need to know.

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Workshop proposals are now OPEN for MBLGTACC 2020!

October 18th, 2019 | MBLGTACC 2020 Campus Planning Team

Since the early 1990s, the bread and butter of MBLGTACC's programming has been its majority student-led workshop sessions. They bring together students from across the Midwest to learn and grow through the knowledge and experiences of their peers and mentors. They're tuned into what's happening around the region, nation, and world. They've become a DIY laboratory for theory and practice, and a forum for ideas new and old. We're delighted to announce that workshop proposals are now open for the...

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Welcoming our many communities to MBLGTACC 2019

February 15th, 2019 | Roze R.B. Brooks

These community welcomes serve as acknowledgements of our vast community to ensure we are centering subcommunities less visible or afforded less agency in the mainstream efforts for queer and trans liberation, bodily and sexual autonomy, and gender justice.

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5 things you need to know before coming to MBLGTACC

February 11th, 2019 | MBLGTACC 2019 Campus Planning Team

Coming to MBLGTACC in Wichita? Attending a bustling conference in a new city can be a lot to handle, even for the experienced among us. To be sure you’re prepared for our 27th annual gathering, "Beyond the Rainbow and to the Stars," we’ve assembled a list of the top five things you’ll need to know.

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Workshop submission deadline extended through Nov. 11

October 31st, 2018 | MBLGTACC 2019 Campus Planning Team

Are you doing something awesome on your campus? Making change in your community? Diving deep into research on sexuality and gender? Have expertise or experience in organizing or in a field of interest to MBLGTACC 2019 attendees? Exciting news! To accommodate students' busy schedules, we've extended the deadline for workshop proposals to Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 11:59 PM CST.

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You—yes, you—could present at MBLGTACC

October 2nd, 2018 | MBLGTACC 2019 Campus Planning Team

Presenting at MBLGTACC can be an enjoyable, exciting, and rewarding experience. We encourage anyone—students, staff, faculty, community organizers, and others—to consider what knowledge and experiences they can thoughtfully bring to a workshop of attendees, and to then submit a proposal. DEADLINE EXTENDED: Presentation proposals are due by Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 11:59 pm CDT.

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An updated name for the nation’s largest conference for queer and trans+ college students

October 1st, 2018 | Nick Pfost

LANSING, MI—Today, the Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Ally College Conference, America’s largest and oldest conference for queer and trans+ college students, is changing its name and taking an important next step in intentionally recognizing and centering the needs of asexual students in our collective work.

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All new everything—we’ve re-launched the entire MBLGTACC website

September 22nd, 2018 | Nick Pfost, MBLGTACC 2019 Campus Planning Team

Welcome—today, we launched the all-new website for MBLGTACC, the Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Ally College Conference. We refreshed the look-and-feel of the website, including much-needed upgrades to navigation, way-finding, and search. Pull it up on your mobile device, too—the site is device-agnostic, with all critical functions and information accessible on phones and tablets.

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In 2019, MBLGTACC heads to Kansas for the first time

February 19th, 2018 | Nick Pfost

LANSING, MI—Wichita State University will be the 2019 host campus for the 27th annual Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Ally College Conference (MBLGTACC). The WSU student planning team proposed a successful bid to the MBLGTACC Oversight Committee in February 2017 and have been diligently planning the upcoming event.

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