News with tag: Roze R.B. Brooks

We're going to Kalamazoo! Western Mich. to host MBLGTACC in 2020

February 19th, 2019 | MBLGTACC 2020 Campus Planning Team, Nick Pfost

Students from Western Michigan University will host the 28th annual Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Asexual College Conference (MBLGTACC) from February 14-16, 2020 in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

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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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Drwencke, Brooks welcome MBLGTACC attendees in Omaha

February 17th, 2018 | Nick Pfost

This weekend, Justin Drwencke, the Institute's executive director, and R.B. Brooks, director of operations, welcomed students and community members from across the Midwest to Omaha for the twenty-sixth annual MBLGTACC. Below is a transcript of their remarks. JD: Hello! My name is Justin, they/them pronouns, executive director of the Midwest Institute for Sexuality and Gender Diversity. This is my 8th year at MBLGTACC. RB: Heyhihello! I’m RB, they/them, director of operations for the...

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Institute to host 2nd annual State of the Region at MBLGTACC

February 6th, 2018 | Nick Pfost

LANSING, MI—Join the Institute as members of its leadership team and board of directors highlight some of the major issues facing queer and trans+ individuals in our region. The 2nd annual State of the Region panel will take place at the 26th Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Ally College Conference (MBLGTACC) in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Drwencke, Brooks introduce the Institute at MBLGTACC 2017

February 20th, 2017 | Nick Pfost

Justin Drwencke and R.B. Brooks introduced the Institute to students and community members attending MBLGTACC this past weekend in Chicago. Below is a transcript of their remarks. Hey hi hello, my name is R.B. They/them. I am the Chief Operations Officer of the Institute. This is my sixth MBLGTACC. I've been attending since 2012 in Ames, Iowa. I also had the privilege of being co-chair of mblgtacc 2014 hosted in Kansas City MO. I’m Justin, he/him/they/them, and I am the Chief Executive...

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