Weeks of Welcome

Join staff and student leaders of The LGBT Resource Center for a series of events intended to welcome students, staff, and faculty to back to The University of Georgia. 

Open House | August 15, 2018 | Memorial Hall Ballroom | 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM 

Join staff of The LGBT Resource Center for our annual Open House event. During the event you will have a chance to meet staff and student leaders of The LGBT Resource Center to learn about all things they've planned for the 2018-2019 year as well as learn more about services and resources for LGBT and allied students.

In addition, several campus, Athens, and Atlanta groups will be present at a resource fair for you to learn more about campus and community engagement.

Lambda Alliance Cookout | August 20, 2018 | Reed Hall Quad | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Meet other students at the first Lambda Alliance event of the year, The Cookout. 

Lambda Alliance Meeting | August 27, 2018 | Tate Student Center Room 137 | 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Meet other students for the first Lambda Alliance meeting of the year to learn more about membership and how you can stay engaged with LGBT student life at UGA.  

#Candid | August 23, 2018 | Location:TBD | 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM 

Student-Led Conversations About LGBT Student Life, Student Involvement, and the Athens Community. 

PRISM Social| August 28, 2018 | The Intersection, Tate Student Center | 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM 

Prism is a dialogue group for students who identify as LGBT people of color. It was developed by the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Resource Center and the Office of Multicultural Services and Programs (MSP) to recognize and address intersections of race, ethnicity, gender, and sexual identity. Prism serves as a space to explore what it means to hold these identities, create dialogue, and build community in an informal and affirming setting.

Hosted by The LGBT Resource Center and Office of Multicultural Services and Programs 

Graduate, Faculty, & Staff Welcome | August 31, 2018 | Tate Student Center Room 473 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM 

Meet and network with graduate students, faculty, and staff of The University of Georgia at this welcome back reception.

Hosted by Graduate Pride and The LGBT Resource Center. 


Sugar Rush | September 12, 2018 | LGBT Resource Center | 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM 

People like sweet treats and conversation, right? Join The LGBT Resource Center Ambassadors for both at Sugar Rush. 

You, Me, Plus Faculty | September 25, 2018  | Location: TBD | 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM 

Join an LGBT faculty members for conversations about academia, student-faculty relationships, and how you can make the most of your college experience.